Definition of kidney worm in English:

kidney worm


  • A parasitic nematode worm which infests the kidneys of mammals.

    • ‘A mixed-breed dog in Thunder Bay recently had a very close call with giant kidney worms, including one found in its belly stretching 116 centimetres long.’
    • ‘The kidney worm is blood-red in colour and is one of the largest of the parasitic roundworms.’