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Eye Infections, Parasitic definition: Mild to severe infections of the eye and its adjacent structures (adnexa) by adult or larval protozoan or metazoan parasites.
parasitic eye infection definition: mild to severe infections of the eye and its adjacent structures (adnexa) by adult or larval protozoan or metazoan parasites.
Helminths definition: Commonly known as parasitic worms, this group includes the ACANTHOCEPHALA; NEMATODA; and PLATYHELMINTHS. Some authors consider certain species of LEECHES that can become temporarily parasitic as helminths.
Intestinal Diseases, Parasitic definition: Infections of the INTESTINES with PARASITES, commonly involving PARASITIC WORMS. Infections with roundworms (NEMATODE INFECTIONS) and tapeworms (CESTODE INFECTIONS) are also known as HELMINTHIASIS.
parasitic gastrointestinal disorder definition: infections of the gastrointestinal system with parasites, commonly involving protozoa or parasitic worms.
Liver Diseases, Parasitic definition: Liver diseases caused by infections with PARASITES, such as tapeworms (CESTODA) and flukes (TREMATODA).
parasitic liver disorder definition: infections of the liver with a parasite; they are caused most commonly by trematodes (flukes).
Lung Diseases, Parasitic definition: Infections of the lungs with parasites, most commonly by parasitic worms (HELMINTHS).
Parasitic Diseases definition: Infections or infestations with parasitic organisms. They are often contracted through contact with an intermediate vector, but may occur as the result of direct exposure.
parasitic disease definition: infections or infestations with parasitic organisms; they are often contracted through contact with an intermediate vector, but may occur as the result of direct exposure.
Parasitic Diseases, Animal definition: Infections or infestations with parasitic organisms. The infestation may be experimental or veterinary.
Skin Diseases, Parasitic definition: Skin diseases caused by ARTHROPODS; HELMINTHS; or other parasites.
Pregnancy Complications, Parasitic definition: The co-occurrence of pregnancy and parasitic diseases. The parasitic infection may precede or follow FERTILIZATION.
parasitic disease chemotherapy definition: application of the beneficial effects of drugs to control or cure infections or infestations with parasitic organisms.
parasitic disease diagnosis definition: determination of the presence of a parasitic infection or infestation or the distinguishing of one parasitic infection or infestation from another based on symptoms, medical history, risk factors, and clinical tests.
Parasitic Infection definition: A successful invasion of a host by an organism that uses the host for food and shelter.
Central Nervous System Parasitic Infections definition: Infections of the brain, spinal cord, and meninges caused by parasites.
Parasitic Sensitivity Tests definition: Tests that demonstrate the relative effectiveness of chemotherapeutic agents against specific parasites.
detection of parasitic fungus definition: The series of events in which a stimulus from a parasitic fungus (a fungus which spends all or part of its life in or on another organism from which it obtains nourishment and/or protection) is received and converted into a molecular signal. [GOC:hb, ISBN:0198506732 "Oxford Dictionary of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology"]
defense response to parasitic plant definition: Reactions triggered in response to the presence of a parasitic plant that act to protect an organism. [GOC:add]
detection of parasitic plant definition: The series of events in which a stimulus from a parasitic plant is received and converted into a molecular signal. [GOC:add, PMID:16547862]
 
 
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parasite definition: Pique-assiette qui faisait métier de s’asseoir à la table d’un riche et de le divertir pendant le repas.
parasite definition: Être qui se nourrit, vit aux dépens d’autrui.
parasite definition: Métazoaire ou protozoaire parasitant l'organisme et entraînant une parasitose.
parasite definition: Perturbation, trouble du courant électrique tel que celui-ci a été produit.
parasite definition: Interférence du signal radio, friture.