yersinia pseudotuberculosis

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Yersinia pseudotuberculosis Yersinia pseu·do·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis (sōō'dō-tu-bûr'kyə-lō'sĭs, -tyu-)
n.
A bacterium that causes acute mesenteric lymphadenitis in humans. Also called Pasteurella pseudotuberculosis.

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