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lymphogranuloma venereum

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A sexually transmitted disease caused by a bacterium (Chlamydia trachomatis) and characterized initially by a genital lesion followed by enlargement of the lymph nodes in the groin area.

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  • n. A sexually transmitted disease caused by the invasive serovars L1, L2, or L3 of Chlamydia trachomatis.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. infectious disease caused by a species of chlamydia bacterium; transmitted by sexual contact; characterized by genital lesions and swelling of lymph nodes in the groin

Etymologies

New Latin : lympho- + granuloma + Latin venereum, neuter of venereus, venereal.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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