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ROT

 
right occipitotransverse (position of the fetus).

ROT

Abbreviation for right occipitotransverse position.

rot

(rot),
To decay or putrify.
[A.S. rotian]

rot

(rŏt)
v. rotted, rotting, rots
v.intr.
To undergo decomposition, especially organic decomposition; decay.
n.
1. The process of rotting or the condition of being rotten: The rot spread quickly, rendering the bridge unsafe even for pedestrians.
2. Foot rot.
3. Any of several plant diseases characterized by the breakdown of tissue and caused by various bacteria, fungi, or oomycetes.

rot

(rot)
To decay or putrefy.
[A.S. rotian]
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* Frosty pod rot is a fungal disease that can destroy 90 percent of cacao beans.
Yield of dried crude extracts from different parts of Guizotia scabra and Maesa lanceolata were utilized in order to evaluate their anti-microbial activity on isolated and cultivated Erwinia carotovora causing potato soft rot as shown in Table 2.
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At the outset, it must be understood that a therapeutic regime using biological or chemotherapeutic agents able to arrest or block triggering of foot rot, does not exist.
If a dog becomes infected, the best chance of recovery lies with early and intensive veterinary care so if you see any open ulcers or skin lesions, while you certainly should not assume it to be a sign of Alabama Rot, it makes sense to get it checked out by your vet.
Research undertaken by the Royal Veterinary College and Anderson Moores Veterinary Specialists, revealed almost 95% of confirmed cases of Alabama Rot, clinically known as CRGV (Cutaneous Renal and Glomerular Vasculopathy), have occurred between November and May.
The beloved pet is one of more than 20 confirmed cases of Alabama Rot within a 20-mile radius of Greater Manchester, according to Vets4Pets.
STARK warnings have been issued to dog owners in the region about checking their pets for symptoms of Alabama Rot.