lamb dysentery


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lamb dysentery

[′lam ′dis·ən‚ter·ē]
(veterinary medicine)
A bacterial infection and inflammation of the intestinal tract of lambs caused by Clostridium perfringens, chiefly along the English-Scottish border.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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