Yangtze edema

gnath·o·sto·mi·a·sis

(nath'ō-stō-mī'ă-sis),
A migrating edema, or creeping eruption, caused by cutaneous infection by larvae of Gnathostoma spinigerum.
Synonym(s): Yangtze edema

Yangtze edema

[yang′sē]
a name used in China to describe a localized pruritic and erythematous subcutaneous induration caused by Gnathostoma spinigerum larvae in gnathostomiasis.