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EGYPTIAN HAEMATURIA

Infection with Schistosoma haematobium, the eggs of which invade the urinary tract, causing cystitis and haematuria, and possibly an heighten likelihood of bladder cancer. Synonym: bladder schistosomiasis, Egyptian haematuria, endemic haematuria, urinary schistosomiasis.
pleo-   pleochroic   pleochroism   pleochromatic   pleochromatism   pleocytosis   pleomastia   pleomorphic   (1)
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