yersiniosis

[yər-sĭn′ē-ōsĭs]

n.

An infectious disease marked by diarrhea, enteritis, ileitis, pseudoappendicitis, erythema nodosum, and sometimes septicemia or acute arthritis.

Nearby words

  1. yersin,
  2. yersinia,
  3. yersinia enterocolitica,
  4. yersinia pestis,
  5. yersinia pseudotuberculosis,
  6. yerwa-maiduguri,
  7. yes,
  8. yes and no,
  9. yes man,
  10. yes, virginia, there is a santa claus


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