- Katayama fever (disease)
- Ka·ta·ya·ma fever (disease) (kah-tah-yahґmah) [Katayama River Valley, Japan, where it was first reported in the 19th century] see under fever.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Medical dictionary. 2011.
Katayama syndrome — n SCHISTOSOMIASIS JAPONICA specif an acute form usu. occurring several weeks after initial infection with the causative schistosome (Schistosoma japonicum) called also Katayama disease, Katayama fever … Medical dictionary
Disease — Illness or sickness often characterized by typical patient problems (symptoms) and physical findings (signs). Disruption sequence: The events that occur when a fetus that is developing normally is subjected to a destructive agent such as the… … Medical dictionary
Fever — Although a fever technically is any body temperature above the normal of 98.6 degrees F. (37 degrees C.), in practice a person is usually not considered to have a significant fever until the temperature is above 100.4 degrees F (38 degrees C.).… … Medical dictionary
Katayama disease — see under fever … Medical dictionary
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Genital schistosomiasis — is an infection of the genitals. Manifestations of genital schistosomiasis mucosal findings in womenMucosal grainy sandy patches seem to be pathognomonic for S. haematobium infection in the female genitals [1,2] . S. haematobium infection… … Wikipedia
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Parasitose — Classification et ressources externes MeSH D010272 Une parasitose est un terme désignant l ensemble des maladies dues à des parasites, maladies parasitaires ou maladies parasitiques. La parasitologie est la science qui étudie les parasitoses.… … Wikipédia en Français
syndrome — The aggregate of symptoms and signs associated with any morbid process, and constituting together the picture of the disease. SEE ALSO: disease. [G. s., a running together, tumultuous concourse; (in med.) a concurrence of symptoms, fr. syn,… … Medical dictionary
Schistosomiasis — Diseases of liver, gastrointestinal tract and bladder caused by schistosomes, trematode worms that parasitize people. Infection is from infested water. There are three main species of these trematode worms (flukes) Schistosoma haematobium, S.… … Medical dictionary