Pronunciation: ok'se-spi-ru'ra man-so'ni
Definition: A widely distributed spiruroid nematode parasite found under the nictitating membrane in the eye of turkeys, chickens, peafowl, quail, and grouse; larvae develop to the infective stage in cockroaches.
Synonym(s): Manson eye worm
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