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Disease Anisakiasis

Name Anisakiasis
Synonym Anisakiases
Definition Infection with roundworms of the genus ANISAKIS. Human infection results from the consumption of fish harboring roundworm larvae. The worms may cause acute NAUSEA; VOMITING; or penetrate into the wall of the DIGESTIVE TRACT where they give rise to EOSINOPHILIC GRANULOMA in the STOMACH; INTESTINES; or the OMENTUM.
Categories Digestive system disease | Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D017129
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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Helminthiasis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Nematode Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Secernentea Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Ascaridida Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Anisakiasis
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Intestinal Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Anisakiasis
3. DiseasesDigestive System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gastrointestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Intestinal Diseases, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Anisakiasis

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