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Synonyms for bilharziasis

an infestation with or a resulting infection caused by a parasite of the genus Schistosoma

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Posibilidad de la erradicacion de la esquistosomiasis o bilharziasis en Venezuela".
Secondary bladder stones result from bladder outlet obstruction, infection, bilharziasis, tumours, or presence of foreign bodies in urinary bladder such as non-absorbable sutures, metal staples, catheter fragments or in rare occasions around translocated IUCDs (or improperly placed IUCDs
He said diarrhea, respiratory infections , malaria, typhoid, fevers and water-borne diseases like Bilharziasis and other intestinal disorders and diseases are very common in the area.
For example, a tissue-engineered solution to small contracted bladders could not rely on treating Bilharziasis patients, since this parasitic disease occurs mostly in the world's poorest countries.
La esquistosomiasis, conocida tambien como bilharziasis, es una enfermedad causada por gusanos parasitos que afecta a mas de 200 millones de personas en todo el mundo.
Now facing a variety of threats ranging from bilharziasis tot he dumping of raw sewage, industrial and agricultural effluents, the longest river in the world has slowly been turned into a death sentence for Egypt's millions.
These included syphilis (the most common cause of morbidity and mortality), malaria, bilharziasis, leprosy, tuberculosis, trauma (from drinking, fights, and automobile crashes), burns from cooking fires and lightning, malnutrition, and pregnancy-related complications.
The hyacinth also provides cover for poisonous snakes, as well as breeding grounds for malarial mosquitoes and snails that host a flatworm that causes bilharziasis (schistosomiasis).
McDonnell Foundation and the Wellcome Trust and from the Danish Bilharziasis Laboratory of Copenhagen, Denmark.