Medical Definition of Histomonas meleagridis

1. A protozoan flagellate (order Trichomonadida) parasitizing the intestine and liver of turkeys, chickens, and many other domestic and wild gallinaceous birds; it is nearly ubiquitous but rarely pathogenic in chickens; in the turkey, it causes histomoniasis. It is now considered to be in a family (Monocercomonadidae) that includes Dientamoeba. Synonym: Amoeba meleagridis. (05 Mar 2000)



Histomonas Meleagridis Pictures

Click the following link to bring up a new window with an automated collection of images related to the term: Histomonas Meleagridis Images

Lexicographical Neighbors of Histomonas Meleagridis

Hispanisms
Hispanist
Hispanists
Hispano
Hispano-
Hispanophile
Hispanophiles
Hispanophobia
Hispanophone
Hispanophones
Hispanos
Hispasian
Hiss' stain
Hist
Histalog test
Histomonas meleagridis (current term)
Histoplasma capsulatum
Hitch
Hitchcock
Hitchcockian
Hitchcott
Hitchcox
Hitchen
Hitchens
Hitches
Hitchin
Hitching
Hitchings
Hitchins
Hitchinson

Other Resources Relating to: Histomonas meleagridis

Search for Histomonas meleagridis on Dictionary.com!Search for Histomonas meleagridis on Thesaurus.com!Search for Histomonas meleagridis on Google!Search for Histomonas meleagridis on Wikipedia!

Search