Medical Definition of Glasser's disease
: swine influenza marked by arthritis
Biographical Note for glasser's disease
Glässer \ˈgles-ər\play ,
Karl (flourished 1906), German veterinarian. Glässer first described an arthritic form of influenza in pigs in 1906. At the time it was a common disease in Europe. It has since become known as Glasser's disease.
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