Medical Definition of Halzoun

1. Local name of a buccopharyngeal infection occurring in Lebanon, probably caused by pentastomid larvae of the dog tongue worm, Linguatula serrata, which wander into the throat of the human host after ingestion of infected raw sheep, or goat liver or lymph nodes. Origin: Ar., snail (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Halzoun

halve
halved
halver
halvers
halves
halvesies
halving
halvings
halwa
halwe
halwes
halyard
halyards
halysin
halysites
halzoun (current term)
ham
ham-and-egger
ham-fisted
ham-handed
ham-handedly
ham-sandwich
ham actor
ham and eggs
ham e-mail
ham hock
ham it up
ham radio
ham sandwich

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