Medical Dictionary

hospital gangrene


Medical Definition of HOSPITAL GANGRENE

:  gangrene prevalent in crowded hospitals before the development of modern sanitation


July 01, 2015
precarious Hear it
not certain, secure, or steady
Take a 3-minute break and test your skills!
How to use a word that (literally) drives some people nuts.
Test your vocab with our fun, fast game
Ailurophobia, and 9 other unusual fears