distomiasis


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trematodiasis

 
infection with trematodes (flukes); called also distomiasis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

dis·to·mi·a·sis

, distomatosis (dis'tō-mī'ă-sis, -mă-tō'sis),
Presence in any of the organs or tissues of digenetic flukes formerly classified as Distoma or Distomum; in general, infection by any parasitic trematode or fluke.
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