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jig·ger

(jig'ĕr),
Common name for Tunga penetrans.
See also: chigoe.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

jigger

(jĭg′ər)
n.
1. See chigger.
2. See chigoe.
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jig·ger

(jig'ĕr)
Common name for Tunga penetrans.
See also: chigoe
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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