Definitions for xenodiagnosis
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diagnosis of an infectious disease (especially of trypanosomiasis) by exposure to a vector of that disease, incubating the vector and examining it for the presence of the disease
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A method for diagnosing a disease in one organism by inoculating the putative causative organism in a second animal of a different species. It has been used for the detection of parasites (Trypanosoma cruzi and Trichinella spiralis) when peripheral blood smears are negative. (Segen, Current Med Talk, 1995)
The numerical value of xenodiagnosis in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of xenodiagnosis in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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