acariasis

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ac·a·ri·a·sis

 (ăk′ə-rī′ə-sĭs)
n.
Infestation with or disease caused by mites or ticks.

acariasis

(ˌækəˈraɪəsɪs)
n
(Pathology) infestation of the hair follicles and skin with acarids, esp mites
[C19: New Latin. See acarus, -iasis]

ac•a•ri•a•sis

(ˌæk əˈraɪ ə sɪs)

n.
pl. -ses (-ˌsiz)
1. infestation with acarids, esp. mites.
2. a skin disease caused by such infestation, as scabies.
[1820–30]

acariasis

the condition of being infested by acarids or mites.
See also: Infestation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.acariasis - infestation with itch mitesacariasis - infestation with itch mites    
infestation - the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites
Translations

ac·a·ri·a·sis

n. acariasis, infección causada por ácaros; comezón; sarna.