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Definition of the noun acariasis

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noun - plural: acariases

  1. infestation with itch mites
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonyms of acariasis: acaridiasis / acariosis
    • more generic word: infestation = the state of being invaded or overrun by parasites

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Google previewe-Study Guide for: Slatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology (2012)

Veterinary medicine, Veterinary medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Acariasis is an infestation with mites. Terminology There are several complications with the terminology: Acariasis is a term for a rash, caused by mites , sometimes with a papillae (pruritic dermatitis), and usually accompanied by severe itching ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Medical and Veterinary Entomology (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Acariasis: Acariasis is an infestation withmites. Terminology There areseveral complications withthe terminology: Acariasis is a term for a rash, caused by mites, sometimes with a papillae (pruritic dermatitis), and usually accompanied by ...

Google previewSkin Diseases of the Dog and Cat (2008)

Clinical and Histopathologic Diagnosis by Thelma Lee Gross, Peter J. Ihrke, Emily J. Walder, Verena K. Affolter

Canine sarcoptic acariasis is a highly contagious, intensely pruritic, transmissible skin disease caused by the burrowing epidermal mite Sarcoptes scabei var. canis. Recent data suggest that the genus Sarcoptes is ...

Google previewSpecial Pathology and Therapeutics of the Diseases of Domestic Animals (1922)

by Ferenc Hutyra, Josef Marek

Acariasis is a frequent and obstinate ...

Google previewCurrent Therapy in Exotic Pet Practice - Elsevieron VitalSource (2015)

by Mark Mitchell, Thomas N. Tully Jr.

Acariasis is a common problem of captive African pygmy hedgehogs. Typically, the mite species that infect hedgehogs are Caparinia spp., Chorioptes spp., and Notoedres spp. In a study of wild hedgehogs, the three mites were found to infect ...

Google previewReview Questions and Answers for Veterinary Technicians - REVISED REPRINT (2014)

by Thomas P. Colville

Acariasis is a mite or tick infestation. c c Psoroptes is very ...

Google previewClinical Laboratory Animal Medicine (2013)

An Introduction by Karen Hrapkiewicz, Leticia Medina

Acariasis is the term used for mite infestation in any species. The more common species of pelageinhabiting mites are Myobia musculi, Radfordia affinis, and Myocoptes musculinus. Recent reports relate infestations of mice with the tropical rat ...

Google previewField and Forest (1876)

Acariasis is the best known.

Google previewExotic Animal Medicine for the Veterinary Technician (2013)

by Bonnie Ballard, Ryan Cheek

Acariasis is a significant contagious disease seen In: Reptile collections (see ...

Google previewReports of the United States Commissioners to the Paris Universal Exposition, 1867 (1870)

Published Under the Direction of the Secretary of State by Authority of the Senate of the United States by William Phipps Blake

Acariasis is the best known.

Google previewHistopathology of Preclinical Toxicity Studies (2012)

Interpretation and Relevance in Drug Safety Evaluation by Peter Greaves

Pulmonary acariasis is a common infestation of many species of non-human primates caused by various species of the mite Pneumonyssus. Reproduction of the mites appears to take place in the terminal bronchioles. Pneumonyssus simicola ...

Google previewClinical Medicine of the Dog and Cat, Second Edition (2009)

by Michael Schaer

OTODECTIC ACARIASIS Definition/overview Otodectic acariasis is a contagious, parasitic, otic or cutaneous disease caused by the psoroptid mite Otodectes cynotis. Etiology O. cynotis is the most common cause of otitis externa in young cats.

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Understanding ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS: A Worktext (2013)

Medicine, Internal medicine by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Terminology There are several complications with the terminology: Acariasis is a term for a rash, caused by mites, sometimes with a papillae (pruritic dermatitis), and usually accompanied by severe itching sensations.

Google previewAnnual Report (1900)

by Victoria. Dept. of Agriculture

Acariasis is a parasitic disease of enormous extent in fowls, and birds of all ages are attacked. The disease is caused by an acarus or mite (acarus depilis) which invades the tissues of fowls. The disease appears to affect only domestic fowls.

Google previewOn Diseases of the Skin, Including the Exanthemata (1880)

by Ferdinand Ritter von Hebra

This and other cases mentioned in Fuchs' work led him to the conclusion " that acariasis is a product of uroplany .... and that it is favoured by the presence of syphilis, gout, &c" Dr. Alt has attempted to give a more scientific basis for the doctrine ...

Google previewThe Laboratory Rabbit, Guinea Pig, Hamster, and Other Rodents (2012)

by Mark A. Suckow, Karla A. Stevens, Ronald P. Wilson

Acariasis is a common finding during colony health screening of hamsters; the two common mites identified. IV. HAMSTERS 772 28. MANAgEMENT, HUsbANdRy, ANd COLONy HEALTH.

Google previewDictionary of Parasitology (2005)

by Peter J. Gosling

nasal acariasis (parasitology) Nasal infestation with arthropod parasites of the order Acarina. Characterized by mild nasal discharge and hyperaemia (USA: hyperemia), and occasionally severe ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Entomology (2011)

Acariasis; Entomophobia. DELUSORY DERMATITIS A human mental condition in which a sense of itching or a tingling sensation occurs on skin. Afflicted person believes sensation caused by mites, but mites cannot be detected. Imaginary ...

Google previewDictionary of Zoo Biology and Animal Management (2013)

by Paul A. Rees

acariasis. A skin condition caused bymites and ticks. acaricide,. acaridicide. A substance which kills mites and ticks. accelerometer. An electronic device that detects movements by measuring acceleration. A tri axial accelerometer can detect ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

acariasis (acaridiasis; acarinosis). any disease of plants or ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

acariasis /akމۑrƯމۑsis/[Gk, akari, mite, osis, condition], any disease caused by an acarid, such as scrub typhus, which is transmitted by trombiculid mites. acarid/akމۑrid/, one of the many mites that are members of ...

Google previewThe American illustrated medical dictionary (1922)

by William Alexander Newman Dorland

any acariasis of the head, especially the sarcoptic scab of the head of sheep, sheep 8., a disease of sheep caused by the ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acariasis /ak′ərī′′əsis/ [Gk, akari, mite, osis, condition], a disease, usually of the skin, caused by infestation with parasitic worms. Compare scabies. See also acarid. acarid /ak′′ərid/, one of the many mites ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

acariasis /ak′ərī′′əsis/ [Gk, akari, mite, osis, condition], a disease, usually of the skin, caused by infestation with parasitic worms. Compare scabies. See also acarid. acarid /ak′′ərid/, one of the many mites ...

Google previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1899)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... and the Various Sciences Closely Related to Medicine ... by George Milbry Gould

Produces a multiple cutaneous acariasis in fowls.—Epidermoptes cysticola, Rivolta. See Symplectoptes cysticola, Railliet.—Eristalis tenax, Linné. Syn. Ver a queue de rat, Rattenschwanz/arve, A'at-tailed larvae. The larvae are reported by ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary: The Century dictionary (1914)

Sometimes they infest human beings, causing acariasis. Also called chicken-mite .— Chicken-tick (Dermanyssus galling). a, adult; b, tarsus; c, mouth-parts: a, and e, young. All enlarged. (Osborn, U.S. D. A.) 2. An ixodid mite, Argas miniata ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney ... rev. & enl. under the superintendence of Benjamin E. Smith (1911)

acariasis, n.–Poultry acariasis, any infection of poultry by mites (Acarina), as the cutaneous infection with the chicken-tick (Dermanyssus gallinae) or the chicken-mites (Sarcoptes mutans, S. laevis gallinae, the ...

Google previewDictionary of Veterinary Nursing - Elsevieron VitalSource (2016)

by Sue Guthrie, Denis Richard Lane, Sian Griffith

acariasis Infestation with surface parasites such as ticks or mites; does not include flea ...

Google previewConcise Pocket Medical Dictionary (2015)

by UN Panda

Acariasis Any disease caused by an acarid. Acarid A member of the order Acarina, a mite. Acaroid 1. Resembling a mite, 2. An acarus or mite. Acarophobia Fear of small parasites or small particles. Acatalepsia, catalepsy 1. Mental deficiency ...

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