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Meaning of "giardiasis" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF GIARDIASIS

giardiasis  [ˌdʒaɪɑːˈdaɪəsɪs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF GIARDIASIS

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Giardiasis is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES GIARDIASIS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

giardiasis

Giardiasis

Giardiasis is a zoonotic parasitic disease caused by the flagellate protozoan Giardia lamblia. The giardia organism inhabits the digestive tract of a wide variety of domestic and wild animal species, as well as humans. It is the most common pathogenic parasitic infection in humans worldwide; in 2013, there were about 280 million people worldwide with symptomatic giardiasis.

Definition of giardiasis in the English dictionary

The definition of giardiasis in the dictionary is infection with the parasitic protozoan Giardia lamblia, which can cause severe diarrhoea.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH GIARDIASIS


amebiasis
əmiːˈbaɪəsɪs
amoebiasis
ˌæmɪˈbaɪəsɪs
ascariasis
ˌæskəˈraɪəsɪs
candidiasis
ˌkændɪˈdaɪəsɪs
diocese
ˈdaɪəsɪs
elephantiasis
ˌɛlɪfənˈtaɪəsɪs
fascioliasis
ˌfæsɪəʊˈlaɪəsɪs
filariasis
ˌfɪləˈraɪəsɪs
helminthiasis
ˌhɛlmɪnˈθaɪəsɪs
hypochondriasis
ˌhaɪpəʊkɒnˈdraɪəsɪs
ixodiasis
ˌɪksəʊˈdaɪəsɪs
leishmaniasis
ˌliːʃməˈnaɪəsɪs
mydriasis
mɪˈdraɪəsɪs
onchocerciasis
ˌɒŋkəʊsəˈkaɪəsɪs
psoriasis
səˈraɪəsɪs
schistosomiasis
ˌʃɪstəsəʊˈmaɪəsɪs
strongyloidiasis
ˌstrɒndʒɪlɔɪˈdaɪəsɪs
trombidiasis
ˌtrɒmbɪˈdaɪəsɪs
trypanosomiasis
ˌtrɪpənəsəˈmaɪəsɪs
urolithiasis
ˌjʊərəʊlɪˈθaɪəsɪs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE GIARDIASIS

giant powder
giant sequoia
giant size
giant slalom
giant star
giant toad
giant tortoise
giant-killing
giant-like
giant-sized
Giant´s Causeway
giantess
gianthood
giantism
giantly
giantry
giantship
giaour
giardia
gib

WORDS THAT END LIKE GIARDIASIS

acariasis
American trypanosomiasis
ancylostomiasis
ankylostomiasis
babesiasis
basis
bilharziasis
cholelithiasis
enterobiasis
lithiasis
moniliasis
myiasis
oxyuriasis
pityriasis
satyriasis
South American trypanosomiasis
taeniasis
teniasis
toxocariasis
trichiasis
trichuriasis

Synonyms and antonyms of giardiasis in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «giardiasis» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF GIARDIASIS

Find out the translation of giardiasis to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of giardiasis from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «giardiasis» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

贾第虫病
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

giardiasis
570 millions of speakers

English

giardiasis
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

giardiasis
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الجيارديات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

лямблиоз
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

giardíase
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

giardiasis
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

giardiase
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Giardiasis
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

giardiasis
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ランブル鞭毛虫症
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

람블 편모충 증
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Giardiasis
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

nhiễm bệnh
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஜியர்டஸிஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

गिआर्डियासिस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

giardiyazis
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

giardiasi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

giardiasis
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

лямбліоз
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

giardioza
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

λαμβλίαση
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Giardia
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

giardiasis
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

giardiasis
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of giardiasis

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «GIARDIASIS»

The term «giardiasis» is regularly used and occupies the 56.037 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «GIARDIASIS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about giardiasis

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «GIARDIASIS»

Discover the use of giardiasis in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to giardiasis and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Giardia and Giardiasis: Biology, Pathogenesis, and Epidemiology
The purpose of this book is to celebrate the tricentennial discovery of Giardia by Leeuwenhoek by presenting the above-mentioned advances in our knowledge of Giardia and giardiasis.
Stanley L. Erlandsen, Ernest A. Meyer, 1984
2
Waterborne Transmission of Giardiasis: Proceedings of a ...
Proceedings of a Symposium September 18-20, 1978 Health Effects Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio), Municipal Environmental Research Laboratory Walter Jakubowski, John C. Hoff ...
Walter Jakubowski, John C. Hoff, Health Effects Research Laboratory (Cincinnati, Ohio), 1979
3
Oxford Textbook of Medicine
1 Scanning electron micrograph of three Gardia intestinalis trophozoites on a jejunal biopsy specimen from a patient with giardiasis.The dorsal surfaces of two trophozoites are visible (D), and the ventral adhesive disc of the other trophozoite is ...
D. A. Warrell, Timothy M. Cox, John D. Firth, 2003
4
Diseases and Disorders
Giardiasis is an infectious disease of the intestines caused by the microscopic parasite Giardia lamblia. Symptoms include diarrhea, stomach cramps, dehydration, and weight loss. In many less-developed countries, most children have had ...
Marshall Cavendish Corporation, 2007
5
Economics and Episodic Disease: The Benefits of Preventing a ...
The Benefits of Preventing a Giardiasis Outbreak Winston Harrington, Alan J. Krupnick, Walter O. Spofford. of giardiasis, together with the patient's failure to develop a fever, that distinguishes giardiasis from many other gastroenteric illnesses.
Winston Harrington, Alan J. Krupnick, Walter O. Spofford, 1991
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Infectious Diseases of the Female Genital Tract
It is important to consider a diagnosis of giardiasis in any patient presenting with prolonged diarrhea, especially when associated with weight loss or malabsorption. Previously, microscopy of stool for ova and parasites was the gold standard ...
Richard L. Sweet, Ronald S. Gibbs, 2009
7
Lippincott's Guide to Infectious Diseases
Giardiasis (also called Giardiaenteritis) is an infection of the small bowel caused by the symmetrical flagellate protozoan Giardia (duodenalis) lamblia.A mild infection may not produce intestinal symptoms,and asymptomatic carriage is common ...
Lippincott, Maureen McKinney, 2011
8
Oski's Pediatrics: Principles & Practice
The pathogenesis of diarrhea and steatorrhea in giardiasis is not understood completely. Initially, the organisms were believed to damage the intestinal mucosa either through direct invasion or the elaboration of some toxin. Careful histologic ...
Julia A. McMillan, Ralph D. Feigin, Catherine DeAngelis, 2006
9
Giardia: A Model Organism
Estimates of the prevalence of giardiasis vary greatly because the disease is reportable only in some countries, the diagnostic methods used differ in sensitivity and, in endemic areas, many infected persons are not symptomatic, have no ...
Hugo D. Lujan, Staffan Svärd, 2011
10
Textbook of Pediatric Gastroenterology and Nutrition
A Gambian study of six children with giardiasis, persistent diarrhea and malnutrition who failed to clear infection after treatment had raised only Giardia- specific IgM antibodies, so poor serum and secretory IgA response may be a marker for ...
Stefano Guandalini, 2004

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «GIARDIASIS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term giardiasis is used in the context of the following news items.
1
The relationship between irritable bowel syndrome, functional …
METHODS: Controlled historic cohort study including 724 individuals with laboratory confirmed giardiasis six years earlier, and 847 controls ... «UroToday, Jul 15»
2
Botulism, Leprosy and Cholera turned up in Halton in 2014 and …
... contaminated food or water, or unpasteurized milk), 118 cases of salmonellosis, 102 cases of Hepatitis C, 46 cases of giardiasis (an infection ... «InsideHalton.com, Jul 15»
3
My Old Friend Giardiasis
File - AP PHOTO/ BISWARANJAN ROUT. Opinion. My Old Friend Giardiasis. Is the UN mocking us with its statistics on safe and clean drinking ... «Outlook, Jul 15»
4
Ecoli test indicates many Southland waterways unsuitable for …
Ecoli acts as an indicator for other pathogens, including Campylobacteriosis, Cryptosporidiosis and Giardiasis, of which New Zealand has the ... «The Southland Times, Jun 15»
5
Florida: Giardia, Shigella cases down in 2015, Salmonella cases up …
The number of cases of giardiasis, caused by the protozoan parasite, Giardia intestinalis (lamblia) are down a little in 2015. For the first six ... «Outbreak News Today, Jun 15»
6
Swimming-related illnesses: Don't spread illness with splashes
When germs get into the waters where we are having fun, they can steal that fun by causing diseases such as cryptosporidiosis, giardiasis and ... «Casper Journal, Jun 15»
7
Global UV Disinfection Equipment Market Worth USD 2.5 Billion in …
... create multiple barriers for Cryptosporidium (a disease causing gastrointestinal illness and diarrhea) and Giardia (the protozoan parasites causing Giardiasis). «Digital Journal, Jun 15»
8
ULM Professor Earns $56000 Board of Regents Grant
Garlapati says the most popular drug choice to treat giardiasis is metronidazole, and he plans to study the infection's genome and interacting ... «MyArkLaMiss, Jun 15»
9
Intel champions innovation through its challenge, encourages 'Make …
... and Abhishek Verma, two young science enthusiasts from Delhi, found a new, effective solution for giardiasis, an acute form of diarrhoea. «YourStory.com, Jun 15»
10
Flood victims appeal for assistance
... bring more problems such as increased level of water borne diseases (cholera, malaria, dysentery, giardiasis, amebiasis, typhoid fever, etc.). «The New Dawn Liberia, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Giardiasis [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/giardiasis>. Feb 2021 ».
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