Medical Dictionary

lamsiekte

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noun lam·siek·te \ˈlam-ˌsēk-tə, ˈläm-\
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lamziekte

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Medical Definition of lamsiekte

  1. :  botulism of phosphorus-deficient cattle especially in southern Africa due to ingestion of bones and carrion containing clostridial toxins—called also lame sickness


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