Definition of parasitological in English:

parasitological

adjective

  • See parasitology

    • ‘Follow up was at the attending doctor's discretion: clinical and parasitological assessments were performed daily until symptoms resolved and one blood slide was clear of parasites.’
    • ‘These trends suggest that sulfadoxine-pyrimethamine efficacy may before long fall to unacceptable levels in Malawi, and the impact of increasing parasitological failure rates on anaemia is also of concern.’
    • ‘Molecular or serological tools have not replaced these classic parasitological procedures.’
    • ‘Punch biopsies should be taken from the raised, indurated edge of cutaneous leishmaniasis lesions and sent fresh for microbiological and parasitological examination and in formalin for histopathological assessment.’
    • ‘The clinical and parasitological outcomes of rectal artemether and intravenous quinine were similar.’

Pronunciation

parasitological

/ˌparəsɪtəˈlɒdʒɪk(ə)l/