verminosis

verminosis

An older, nonspecific term for an infestation or disease caused by worms, larvae or vermin.
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verminosis

(vĕr″mĭn-ō′sĭs) [″ + Gr. osis, condition]
Infestation with vermin.
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Gastrointestinal verminosis, identified as one of the principal factors that spoils meat production, acts in a subclinical form in extensively bred beef cattle, damaging the development of the breeding and rebreeding phases and reducing resistance to infections caused by bacteria and viruses.
Ellos dependen estrechamente de este medio y son vulnerables a padecer enfermedades de gravedad, microbianas o virales transmisibles, y de parasitos que favorecen a un entorno insalubre (bilharziosis, anquilostomiasis, verminosis de todo tipo).
La presencia de bronquitis verminosa, o verminosis pulmonar bovina, es frecuente en Colombia (Villar Cleves 1997); en las zonas lecheras de Antioquia no se dispone de informacion actualizada sobre su estado epidemiologico, aunque se describe de manera anecdotica su presencia, en especial en el altiplano norte de Antioquia.