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.
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