gnathostomiasis


gnathostomiasis

gnathostomiasis [nă-thŏs′tə-mī′ə-sĭs, năth′ō-stō-] n.

  1. A migrating edema or creeping eruption caused by subcutaneous infection with larvae of Gnathostoma spinigerum, usually contracted by eating undercooked fish.

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