leptotrichosis

leptotrichosis

 [lep″to-trĭ-ko´sis]
infection with a species of Leptotrichia.
leptotrichosis conjuncti´vae name given to parinaud's oculoglandular syndrome when caused by infection with Leptotrichia.
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