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scarabiasis(skăr″ă-bī′ă-sĭs) [L. scarabaeus, beetle, + Gr. -iasis, condition]
A condition in which the intestine is invaded by the dung beetle. It occurs principally in children.
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scarabiasisIntestinal infection with dung beetles. This occurs mainly in children and features loss of appetite, emaciation and diarrhoea.
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