Definition of Sodoku

1. Noun. The form of ratbite fever occurring in the Far East.

Exact synonyms: Spirillum Fever
Generic synonyms: Ratbite Fever

Medical Definition of Sodoku

1. A Japanese term for rat bite fever. (27 Sep 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sodoku

sodium sulphate
sodium sulphite
sodium tartrate
sodium taurocholate
sodium tetraborate
sodium tetradecyl sulfate
sodium thiocyanate
sodium thiopental
sodium thiosulfate
sodium thiosulphate
sodium tripolyphosphate
sodium tungstoborate
sodium vapor lamp
sodium vapour lamp
sodoku (current term)

Literary usage of Sodoku

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1. Transactions of the Asiatic Society of Japan by Asiatic Society of Japan (1882)
"6, and for— sodoku '.... Syphilis. 8.—Spring called " Ohio no yu." (Destroyed by the fire of 1870.) Useful for— 1. Kasa no rut Syphilis. ..."

2. Progressive Medicine by Hobart Amory Hare (1919)
"In the past few years I have reviewed the various reports on this disease—the sodoku of the Japanese. ..."

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