TITLE

Oxyuris vermicularis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1561
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Oxyuris vermicularis" is presented, which means Enterobius vermicularis. The term originated from the Greek words "oxys," sharp, and "oura," tall. The reference entry is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. The pronunciation of the term is also provided.
ACCESSION #
21239103

 

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