Eaton agent


Ea·​ton agent ˈēt-ᵊn- How to pronounce Eaton agent (audio)
: a bacterium of the genus Mycoplasma (M. pneumoniae) that is the causative agent of primary atypical pneumonia

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“Eaton agent.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

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