parasitosis


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par·a·si·to·sis

 (păr′ə-sĭ-tō′sĭs, -sī-)
n. pl. par·a·si·to·ses (-sēz)
A disease resulting from parasitic infestation.

parasitosis

(ˌpærəsɪˈtəʊsɪs)
n, pl -ses (-siːz)
(Pathology) pathol a parasitic disease or infestation

par•a•sit•ism

(ˈpær ə saɪˌtɪz əm, -sɪ-)

n.
1. a relation between organisms in which one lives as a parasite on another.
2. a parasitic mode of existence.
3. a diseased condition due to parasites.
[1605–15]
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It also maintains that the National Center for Epidemiology, Prevention and Control of Diseases of Minsa concluded that the districts of Urarinas and Parinari have a very high risk of malaria, diarrheal and parasitic diseases, indicating that the risk of parasitosis can also lead to anemia and child malnutrition.
La finalidad del trabajo es ofrecer a los usuarios informacion con respecto a la influencia que tienen las parasitosis comunes a los ratones que son usados como modelos experimentales, sobre distintos parametros que son medidos en los experimentos en que estos participan.
Human myiasis is a parasitosis usually found in tropical and underdeveloped countries.
Segun datos publicados por la Organizacion Mundial de la Salud en 2001, aproximadamente 3 500 millones de personas sufrian de parasitosis y enfermedades asociadas (1).
Las principales enfermedades infecciosas en Venezuela son la malaria, la enfermedad de Chagas, el dengue, la leishmaniasis, las enfermedades diarreicas, las parasitosis intestinales, la esquistosomiasis, la oncocercosis y la lepra.
A pesar que esta parasitosis es de importancia en la salud publica y genera perdidas economicas por el decomiso de organos en las plantas faenadoras, no se considera en los informes periodicos de decomiso del Servicio Agricola y Ganadero (SAG).
La parasitosis intestinal es un grave problema de salud publica en paises en via de desarrollo; la blastocistosis es una parasitosis emergente.
Dado que los sistemas de produccion se establecen sobre pasturas permanentes, las parasitosis internas representan una de las mayores limitantes (14).
An audience poll showed that respondents were divided as to whether patients presenting with delusional infestation, also known as delusional parasitosis, should be confronted, referred to a psychiatrist, treated with an antipsychotic, or approached in some other way.
Parasitosis is an important child health problem and the local health sectors should make provision for regular examination of parasitosis.
Uno de los factores que afecta a estos animales son las parasitosis, ya sea por helmintos o protozoarios (Vintimilla 2013).
Psychiatric diseases have a lot of cutaneous expression, like in neurodermatoses such as lichen simplex chronicus, prurigo nodularis, dermatitis artefacta, delusional parasitosis and psychogenic pruritus.