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Disease definition

A parasitosis caused by the intestinal nematode Strongyloides stercoralis (round worm).


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Anguilluliasis
    • Anguillulosis
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: All ages
  • ICD-10: B78.0  B78.1  B78.7  B78.9
  • OMIM: -
  • UMLS: C0038463  C0085810
  • MeSH: D013322
  • GARD: 8195
  • MedDRA: 10042254
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