Afipia

noun

Afip·​ia ə-ˈfip-ē-ə How to pronounce Afipia (audio)
: a genus of gram-negative bacilli including one (A. felis) associated with some cases of cat scratch disease

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“Afipia.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Afipia. Accessed 22 Feb. 2024.

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