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pseu·do·glan·ders (soo″do-glanґdərz) 1. epizootic lymphangitis. 2. melioidosis.

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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  • pseudoglanders — pseu·do·glanders …   English syllables

  • pseudoglanders — /sjudoʊˈglændəz/ (say syoohdoh glanduhz) noun → melioidosis …   Australian English dictionary

  • pseudoglanders — “+ noun plural but singular or plural in construction Etymology: pseud + glanders : an infectious lymphangitis of horses and other equines caused by the bacterium (Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis) responsible for caseous lymphadenitis of sheep …   Useful english dictionary

  • Melioidosis — An infectious illness, also called Whitmore s disease, that is most frequent in Southeast Asia and Northern Australia and is caused by a bacteria called Pseudomonas pseudomallei found in soil, rice paddies and stagnant waters. Humans catch the… …   Medical dictionary

  • Melioidosis — Classification and external resources ICD 10 A24.1 A24.4 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • epizootic lymphangitis — n a chronic contagious inflammation that affects chiefly the superficial lymphatics and lymph nodes of horses, mules, and donkeys, that is characterized by enlargement and thickening of the vessels and softening and purulent ulceration of the… …   Medical dictionary

  • melioidosis — /mɛliɔɪˈdoʊsəs/ (say meleeoy dohsuhs) noun an infectious tropical disease similar to glanders, caused by direct contact with the bacteria Burkholderia pseudomallei in contaminated water and soil; endemic in South East Asia; pseudoglanders;… …   Australian English dictionary

  • lymphangitis ulcerosa — ˌəl(t)səˈrōsə noun Etymology: New Latin : pseudoglanders …   Useful english dictionary

  • ulcerative lymphangitis — noun : pseudoglanders or a related condition in cattle …   Useful english dictionary

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