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Introduction: Erysipeloid

Description of Erysipeloid

Erysipeloid (medical condition): A form of dermatitis that is caused by bacteria. It is an infectious skin disorder which occurs when handling meat or fish which is ...more

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Erysipeloid: An infection caused by Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae that is almost wholly restricted to persons who in their occupation handle infected fish, shellfish, poultry, or meat. Three forms of this condition exist: a mild localized form manifested by local swelling and redness of the skin; a diffuse form that might present with fever; and a rare systemic form associated with endocarditis.
Source: MeSH 2007

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Erysipeloid as a Disease

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