Medical Definition of Loiasis

1. A parasitic infection caused by the nematode loa loa. The vector in the transmission of this infection is the horsefly (tabanus) or the deerfly or mango fly (chrysops). The larvae may be seen just beneath the skin or passing through the conjunctiva. Eye lesions are not uncommon. The disease is generally mild and painless. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Loiasis

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logsualization
logway
logways
logwood
logwood tree
logwoods
logy
lohan
lohock
lohocks
loial
loially
loialties
loialty
loiasis (current term)
loid
loided
loiding
loids
loike
loimic
loin
loin of lamb
loincloth
loinclothed
loincloths
loiner
loiners

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