Gärtner's bacillus

noun
Gärt·​ner's bacillus | \ ˈgert-nərz- How to pronounce Gärtner's bacillus (audio) \

Medical Definition of Gärtner's bacillus

: a motile bacterium of the genus Salmonella (S. enteritidis) that causes enteritis and is widely distributed in the intestinal tracts of mammals including humans

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