Definition of fistulous withers
: a deep-seated chronic inflammation of the withers of the horse in which bloody fluid is discharged
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Medical Definition of fistulous withers
: a deep-seated chronic inflammation of the withers of the horse that discharges seropurulent or bloody fluid through one or more openings and is probably associated with infection by bacteria of the genus Brucella (especially B. abortus)
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