cloacitis

noun
clo·​a·​ci·​tis | \ ˌklō-ə-ˈsīt-əs How to pronounce cloacitis (audio) \

Medical Definition of cloacitis

: a chronic inflammatory process of the cloaca of the domestic chicken that is of undetermined cause but is apparently transmitted by copulation

called also vent gleet

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cloacal membrane

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clobetasol

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