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hemorrhagic septicemia


noun Veterinary Pathology.

an acute infectious disease of animals, caused by the bacterium Pasteurella multocida, and characterized by fever, catarrhal symptoms, pneumonia, and general blood infection.

Nearby words

hemorrhagic fever, hemorrhagic fever with renal syndrome, hemorrhagic infarct, hemorrhagic plague, hemorrhagic rickets, hemorrhagic septicemia, hemorrhagic shock, hemorrhagin, hemorrhea, hemorrhoid, hemorrhoidal
Also called pasteurellosis.
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