dourine

noun
dou·​rine | \ ˈdu̇(ə)r-ˌēn How to pronounce dourine (audio) , ˈdü-ˌrēn How to pronounce dourine (audio) \

Medical Definition of dourine

: a contagious disease especially of horses and asses that is caused by a member of the genus Trypanosoma (T. equiperdum) transmitted during copulation and that commonly assumes a chronic course marked by inflammation of the genitals, subcutaneous edematous plaques, low-grade fever, progressive paralysis, emaciation, and death

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“Dourine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dourine. Accessed 4 Jul. 2022.

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