Carrion disease


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O·ro·ya fe·ver

a generalized, acute, febrile, endemic, and systemic form of bartonellosis; marked by high fever, rheumatic pains, progressive, severe anemia, and albuminuria.
Synonym(s): Carrión disease

O·ro·ya fe·ver

(ō-roy'ă fē'vĕr)
A generalized, acute, febrile, endemic, and systemic form of bartonellosis; marked by high fever, rheumatic pains, progressive, severe anemia, and albuminuria.
Synonym(s): Carrión disease.

Carrion disease

(kar-e-on')
[Daniel A. Carrion, 1850–1885, a Peruvian student who died after voluntarily injecting himself with a disease]
Bartonellosis.

Carrión,

Daniel Alcides, Peruvian medical student, 1859-1885, who inoculated himself with a disease later designated as Carrión disease, and died thereof.
Carrión disease - a generalized, acute, febrile, endemic, and systemic form of bartonellosis.

Oroya,

region of Peru where disease was first discovered.
Oroya fever - Synonym(s): Carrión disease