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salmonellosis

noun sal·mo·nel·lo·sis \ˌsal-mə-(ˌ)ne-ˈlō-səs\
plural sal·mo·nel·lo·ses\-ˌsēz\

Definition of SALMONELLOSIS

:  infection with or disease caused by salmonellae

Origin of SALMONELLOSIS

New Latin
First Known Use: circa 1913

salmonellosis

noun sal·mo·nel·lo·sis \ˌsal-mə-ˌne-ˈlō-səs\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural sal·mo·nel·lo·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of SALMONELLOSIS

:  infection with or disease caused by bacteria of the genus Salmonella typically marked by gastroenteritis but often complicated by septicemia, meningitis, endocarditis, and various focal lesions (as in the kidneys)

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