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[ok-see-yoo-rahy-uh-sis] /ˌɒk si yʊˈraɪ ə sɪs/

noun, Pathology.
human infection with pinworms.

oxyuriasis ox·y·u·ri·a·sis (ŏk’sē-yu-rī’ə-sĭs)
Infestation with parasitic nematodes of the family Oxyuridae.


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