Medical Definition of Rat-bite fever

1. A syndrome characterised by recurring fever, rash, and arthralgias occurring days to weeks after a rat bite. The causative agents are either streptobacillus moniliformis or spirillum minus. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Rat-bite Fever

rastra
rastras
rastrum
rastrums
rastsvetaevite
rasul
rasures
rasvumite
rat's-tail cactus
rat-a-tat
rat-a-tat-tat
rat-arsed
rat-bite disease
rat-bite fever (current term)
rat-catcher
rat-flea typhus
rat-race
rat-tail
rat-tail file
rat-tailed
rat-tat
rat-tat-tat
rat arsed
rat bike
rat chinchilla
rat fink
rat kangaroo
rat king

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