Origin and Etymology of salmonellosis
First Known Use: circa 1913See Words from the same year
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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