Medical Definition of Larva currens

1. Cutaneous larva migrans caused by rapidly moving larvae of Strongyloides stercoralis (up to 10 cm/hr), typically extending from the anal area down the upper thighs and observed as a rapidly progressing linear urticarial trail; may also be caused by zoonotic species of Strongyloides. Origin: L. Larva, mask + currens, racing (05 Mar 2000)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Larva Currens

larruped
larruper
larrupers
larruping
larrupped
larrupping
larrups
lars
larsenite
larum
larum-bell
larums
larungoscope
larupped
larva
larva currens (current term)
larva migrans
larvacean
larvaceans
larvaceous
larvacidal
larvacide
larvacides
larvae
larval
larval conjunctivitis
larval plague
larvalia
larvas
larvate

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