communicable

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disease of humans that is not communicable; caused by infection with Bacillus anthracis followed by septicemia anthrax
communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact Cupid's disease , Cupid's itch , dose , sexually transmitted disease , social disease , VD , venereal disease , venereal infection , Venus's curse
chronic granulomatous communicable disease occurring in tropical and subtropical regions; characterized by inflamed nodules beneath the skin and wasting of body parts; caused by the bacillus Mycobacterium leprae Hansen's disease , leprosy
acute communicable disease (usually in children) characterized by fever and a red rash scarlatina , scarlet fever
acute communicable infection of the respiratory tract and mouth marked by ulceration of the mucous membrane trench mouth , Vincent's angina , Vincent's infection
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