Meaning of Schistosomiasis



English: Schistosomiasis
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Definition: 1

an infection caused by parasitic flukes of the genus Schistosoma, occurring commonly in eastern Asia and in tropical regions and transmitted to humans through feces-contaminated fresh water or snails: symptoms commonly include pain, anemia, and malfunction of the infected organ.

Definition: 2

a disease caused by infestation of the body with blood flukes of the genus Schistosoma Also called bilharziasis