strongylosis [strän΄jə lō′sis]
the condition of being infested by strongyles

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  • strongylosis — /stron jeuh loh sis/, n. Vet. Pathol. a disease, esp. of horses, caused by an infestation by strongyles and characterized in serious cases by weakness and anemia. [1910 15; < NL, equiv. to Strongyl(us) STRONGYLE + osis OSIS] * * * …   Universalium

  • strongylosis — Disease caused by infection with a species of the nematode Strongylus; effects may be extreme from worm caused lesions, nodules, and aneurysms. * * * stron·gy·lo·sis .strän jə lō səs n infestation with or disease caused by strongyles called also… …   Medical dictionary

  • strongylosis — n. disease caused by an infestation with strongyles (especially common in horses) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • strongylosis — stron·gy·lo·sis …   English syllables

  • strongylosis — ˌstränjəˈlōsə̇s noun ( es) Etymology: New Latin, from Strongylus + osis : infestation with or disease caused by strongyles …   Useful english dictionary

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  • Strongylus — The palisade worm, a genus of large strongyle nematodes (subfamily Strongylinae, family Strongylidae) parasitic in horses and other equids, and the cause of strongylosis. [G. strongylos, round] S. asini a species that occurs in the large intes …   Medical dictionary

  • strongylidosis — stron·gy·li·do·sis .strän jə lə dō səs n STRONGYLOSIS …   Medical dictionary

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