pseudotuberculosis

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noun pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis \-tu̇-ˌbər-kyə-ˈlō-səs, -tyu̇-\

Definition of pseudotuberculosis

  1. :  any of several diseases that are marked by the formation of granulomas resembling tubercular nodules and are caused by a bacterium (such as Yersinia pseudotuberculosis) other than the tubercle bacillus

Origin and Etymology of pseudotuberculosis

New Latin


First Known Use: 1894


Medical Dictionary

pseudotuberculosis

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noun pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis \-t(y)u̇-ˌbər-kyə-ˈlō-səs\

Medical Definition of pseudotuberculosis

plural

pseudotuberculoses

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  1. 1:  any of several diseases that are marked by the formation of granulomas resembling tubercular nodules and are caused by a bacterium (as Yersinia pseudotuberculosis) other than the tubercle bacillus

  2. 2:  caseous lymphadenitis


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