schistosome dermatitis

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schistosome dermatitis n.
An itching inflammation of the skin caused by parasitic larvae of certain schistosomes that penetrates the skin of persons who bathe in infested water. Also called swimmer's itch.

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schistosome dermatitis

noun
a sensitization reaction to repeated invasion of the skin by cercariae of schistosomes 
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