Medical Definition of Chabertia
: a genus of nematode worms of the family Strongylidae including one (C. ovina) that infests the colon especially of sheep and causes a bloody diarrhea
Biographical Note for chabertia
Chabert \shȧ-ber\play ,
Philibert (1737–1814), French veterinarian. Chabert is remembered for his classic descriptions of glanders in 1779 and anthrax in 1780.
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