Koch-Weeks bacillus

noun
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Medical Definition of Koch-Weeks bacillus

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: a bacterium of the genus Haemophilus (H. aegyptius) associated with an infectious form of human conjunctivitis — compare pfeiffer's bacillus

Koch-Weeks conjunctivitis

noun

Medical Definition of Koch-Weeks conjunctivitis (Entry 2 of 2)

: conjunctivitis caused by the Koch-Weeks bacillus

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