Skip to Content

hemozoon

Pronunciation: he'mo-zo'on

Definition: A blood-dwelling parasitic animal such as the trypanosomes or microfilariae of Wuchereria or Brugia.

Synonym(s): hematozoon

[hemo- + G. zoon, animal]

Further information

Always consult your healthcare provider to ensure the information displayed on this page applies to your personal circumstances.

© Copyright 2018 Wolters Kluwer. All Rights Reserved. Review date: Sep 19, 2016.

Hide