Infection of the intestine by larvae of lepidopterans (moths and butterflies).
[G. skōlēx, worm, + -iasis, condition]
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scoleciasis(skō-lĕ-sī′ă-sĭs) [Gr. skolex, worm, + -iasis, condition]
The presence of larval forms of butterflies or moths in the body.
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