worm abscess


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worm ab·scess

an abscess resulting from the presence of parasitic worms or in which worms are found.
Synonym(s): verminous abscess
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worm abscess

An abscess caused by or containing insect larvae, worms, or other animal parasites. Synonym: helminthic abscess; verminous abscess
See also: abscess
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