Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome

noun
Wa·​ter·​house-Frid·​er·​ich·​sen syndrome | \ˈwȯt-ər-ˌhau̇s-ˈfrid-(ə-)rik-sən- \

Medical Definition of Waterhouse-Friderichsen syndrome 

: acute and severe meningococcemia with hemorrhage into the adrenal glands

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