n, syn of GIARDIA
Lambl, Wilhelm Dusan (1824-1895), Austrian physician. Lambl was the first to describe the causative agent (Giardia lamblia) of giardiasis in humans. The description was included in a collection of medical reports published in 1860 by the hospital where he was in residence.
Similar sounding terms: la·mel·la lim·bal
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