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farcy

 [fahr´se]
the more chronic and constitutional form of glanders.
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far·cy

(far'sē),
1. A lymphatic disease of cattle caused by Nocardia farcinica.
2. The skin form of glanders.
[L. farcio, to stuff]
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farcy

(fär′sē)
n.
A cutaneous form of glanders, characterized by swelling of the superficial lymph vessels and formation of ulcerating nodules on the skin.
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Burkholderia mallei

A gram-negative bacterium which causes glanders in horses, donkeys and mules; it is not part of normal human flora.

Clinical findings
Human disease is rare, and follows exposure of mucocutaneous surfaces (eyes, mouth, nose) or skin cuts to infected animals, resulting in fever, skin abscesses, pneumonia and septicaemia, which, if untreated, is often fatal.
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farcy

See GLANDERS.
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farcinica is still though not often reported as a causal agent of bovine farcy when diagnosis based on morphological traits, which fail to discriminate Nocardia from other mycolic acid-containing actinomycetes, is used [31-40].
These pus-filled lesions become enlarged and are known as farcy pipes.
There is also a fine-podded dwarf french bean, Triomphe de Farcy, which was used for early crops grown under glass.
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Hadjinicolaou also cites Farcy's article from the Journal des Artistes et des Amateurs from 8 May, 183x, along with numerous additional articles which reference Liberte's dirty appearance (24).
Little research on electronic mobility aids has dealt with questions related to the field of rehabilitation because most of the information is restricted to technical specifications (Farcy et al., 2006).
Cast: Sami Nacery, Frederic Diefenthal, Bernard Farcy. Completed.