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canicola fever

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noun ca·nic·o·la fever \kə-ˌnik-ə-lə-\

Medical Definition of canicola fever

  1. :  an acute disease in humans and dogs characterized by gastroenteritis and mild jaundice and caused by a spirochete of the genus Leptospira (L. canicola)


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