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Pronunciation: e-sof'a-go-sto-mi'a-sis

Definition: Infection with nematode parasites of the genus Oesophagostomum.

Synonym(s): esophagostomiasis

[G. oi-sophagos, gullet (esophagus), + stoma, mouth, + -iasis, condition]

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