quick disease

quick disease

sudden death due to cardiac arrest in poisoning by Urechites lutea, Albizia spp., Fadogia spp., Galena africana, Pavetta spp. Called also gousiekte.
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It's a quick disease and when he was diagnosed he asked the doctor 'how long have I got?
It is a devastatingly quick disease which if not caught early, ends in loss of limbs or death.