What does Bilharziasis mean?

Bilharziasis meaning in Medical Dictionary

a parasite disease by a trematode worm acquired from infested water. Also known as schistosomiasis. Species which live-in guy can produce liver, bladder, and intestinal dilemmas. Types of the schistosomiasis parasite which cannot are now living in man cause swimmer's itch.

Bilharziasis meaning in General Dictionary

an infestation with or a resulting illness due to a parasite of this genus Schistosoma; typical into the tropics and china; signs be determined by the part of the body infected