ascariasis definition

  • noun:
    • Infestation with or condition due to a parasitic roundworm Ascaris lumbricoides.
    • A disease of people caused by the parasitic roundworm Ascaris lumbricoides.
    • an ailment, frequently followed closely by colicky aches and diarrhea, caused by the clear presence of ascarids into the gastrointestinal channel.
    • infestation regarding the human being bowel with Ascaris roundworms

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