strongyloidiasis

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stron·gy·loi·di·a·sis

 (strŏn′jə-loi-dī′ə-sĭs)
n.
Infection with the nematode Strongyloides stercoralis, which parasitizes the gastrointestinal system and is found chiefly in tropical and subtropical regions.

[New Latin Strongyloidēs, genus name (from New Latin Strongylus, strongyle nematode genus; see strongyle + Greek -oeidēs, -oid) + -iasis.]

strongyloidiasis

(ˌstrɒndʒɪlɔɪˈdaɪəsɪs) or

strongyloidosis

n
(Pathology) an intestinal disease caused by infection with the nematode worm Strongyloides stercoralis
Translations

strongyloidiasis

n estrongiloidiasis f
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Dinamica de transmision y strongyloidosis. Parasitologia Medica.
Strongyloidosis hyperinfection in a neutropenic host diagnosed by bronchoalveolar lavage.
GonzalezCappa, "High rate of strongyloidosis infection, out of endemic area, in patients with eosinophilia and without risk of exogenous reinfections," The American Journal of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, vol.