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Rhodesian trypanosomiasis

(rō-dēzhən)
n.
  1. An acute type of African trypanosomiasis that progresses rapidly and is caused by Trypanosoma brucei rhodesiense, transmitted by tsetse flies.acute African sleeping sickness acute trypanosomiasis
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