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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 previewSlatter's Fundamentals of Veterinary Ophthalmology (2016)

Veterinary medicine, Veterinary medicine by CTI 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 previewMedical and Veterinary Entomology (2016)

by CTI 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 previewField and Forest (1876)

Devoted to General Natural History

Acariasis is the best known.

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

by Ferenc Hutyra, Josef Marek

Acariasis is a frequent and obstinate disease ...

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 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 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 previewMedical Entomology for Students (2016)

by CTI Reviews

Acariasis is an infestation with mites.

Google previewUnderstanding ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, A Worktext (2016)

Medicine, Internal medicine by CTI Reviews

Acariasis is an infestation with mites. AIDS is a peerreviewed scientific journal that is published by Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (London, United Kingdom). It was established in 1987 and is the official journal of the International AIDS Society.

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 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 previewTaber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2017)

by Donald Venes


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 previewAn Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology and Allied Sciences (1898)

Including the Pronunciation, Accentuation, Derivation, and Definition of the Terms Used in Medicine, Anatomy, Surgery ... 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, Rattenschwanzlarve, A'at-tailed larvae. The larvae are reported by ...

Google previewThe American Illustrated Medical Dictionary (1915)

f eri'na, acariasis itch of animals. Norwegian s., rade- syge. scabiophobia (ska"be-o-fo'be -ah) ...

Google previewMerriam-Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2002)

by Merriam-Webster, Inc

Zacharias Mount Saint Elias las2 \ë-as\ see eus1 ias3 \äsh\ see ash1 iasis \ï-a- sas\ diesis, diocese archdiocese, psoriasis acariasis, amebiasis, ascariasis, bilharziasis, helminthiasis, leishmaniasis, satyriasis elephantiasis, hypochondriasis, ...

Google previewThe New International Encyclopaedia (1915)

by Frank Moore Colby, Talcott Williams

A disease of horses, dogs, and cattle, similar to scab in sheep and itch or acariasis in the human subject, resulting from one or more of four different kinds of minute mites which attack the skin, causing much irritation, heat, and itching and the ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1910)

-Ésoroptic acariasis. See *geariasis. psorosis (so-rö'sis), n... [NL., & Gr. lopóg, scabby, + -osis.]. A disease which affects orange-trees, causing injury to the bark, accompanied by a flow of gum. Also called gum disease. Psorosis, a disease ...

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 previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

acariasis. Ac•a•ri•na (ak00e-ri0ne) an order of arthropods of the class Arachnida, ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2012)

by Mosby

acariasis /ak′ərī′əsis/ [Gk, akari, mite, osis, condition], a disease, usually of the skin, caused by infestation with mites. See also acarid. acarid /ak′ərid/, one of the many mites and ticks that are members of the ...

Google previewCompact American Medical Dictionary (1998)

A Concise and Up-to-date Guide to Medical Terms by Houghton Mifflin Company

See acariasis. ac-a-ri-no-sis (ak'ar- a-no'sls, a-kaVa-) n., pi. -ses (-sez'). Sec acariasis. ac-a-ro-der-ma-ti-tis ...

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