mycoplasma

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acute respiratory disease marked by high fever and coughing; caused by mycoplasma; primarily affecting children and young adults atypical pneumonia , mycoplasmal pneumonia , primary atypical pneumonia
mycoplasma resistant to antibiotics that causes a kind of pneumonia in humans pleuropneumonialike organism , PPLO
unicellular organism having cells lacking membrane-bound nuclei; bacteria are the prime example but also included are blue-green algae and actinomycetes and mycoplasma procaryote , prokaryote
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