salmonellosis

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

Definition of salmonellosis

plural salmonelloses play \ˌsal-mə-(ˌ)ne-ˈlō-ˌsēz\
: infection with or disease caused by salmonellae

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New Latin


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salmonellosis

noun sal·mo·nel·lo·sis \ ˌsal-mə-ˌne-ˈlō-səs \

medical Definition of salmonellosis

plural salmonelloses play \-ˌsēz\
: 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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