Definition of


  1. (noun, state) an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma; common in the tropics and Far East; symptoms depend on the part of the body infected

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Synonyms of Schistosomiasis

bilharzia, bilharziasis

Alternate forms of Schistosomiasis

Hypernyms: infection, infestation

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