formiciasis

formiciasis

 [for″mĭ-si´ah-sis]
a morbid condition caused by ant bites.
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formiciasis

An older term that signifies formic acid poisoning caused by multiple ant bites.
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formiciasis

(for″mĭs-ī′ă-sĭs) [L. formica, ant, + Gr. -iasis, condition]
Irritation caused by ant bites.
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