Pleuropneumonia(redirected from contagious caprine pleuropneumonia)
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Combined pleurisy and pneumonia.
An infectious disease of cattle producing pleural and lung inflammation, caused by Mycoplasma species.
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The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.
a disease in which lesions of a lobe or of several segments of a lung are accompanied by involvement of the pleura in the inflammatory process.
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