eperythrozoonosis

noun
ep·​eryth·​ro·​zo·​on·​o·​sis | \ -ˌzō-ə-ˈnō-səs How to pronounce eperythrozoonosis (audio) \
plural eperythrozoonoses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce eperythrozoonoses (audio) \

Medical Definition of eperythrozoonosis

: infection with or disease caused by bacteria of the genus Eperythrozoon that is especially severe in young pigs in which it takes the form of an anemia accompanied by jaundice and is often fatal

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“Eperythrozoonosis.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/eperythrozoonosis. Accessed 15 December 2019.

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