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murrina

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noun mur·ri·na \mə-ˈrī-nə\

Medical Definition of murrina

  1. :  a disease of Central American horses and mules attributed to a protozoan blood parasite of the genus Trypanosoma (T. hippicum), characterized by emaciation, anemia, edema, conjunctivitis, fever, and paralysis of the hind legs, and often considered identical to surra


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