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ˌɛn tə roʊ tɒkˈsi mi əen·tero·tox·emi·a

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  1. enterotoxemianoun

    a disease of cattle and sheep that is attributed to toxins absorbed from the intestines


  1. Enterotoxemia

    Enterotoxemia is an infection by Clostridium perfringens which affects several types of domesticated animals, but is not known to affect humans. It is also known as overeating disease and can kill the animals within 2 hours. The disease is far more frequent in sheep than in any other animal species. It caused enormous economical losses before vaccinations programs where implemented. ⁕ Enlarged gall bladder ⁕ Inflamed intestinal lymph nodes

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Enterotoxemia

    Disease caused by the liberation of exotoxins of CLOSTRIDIUM PERFRINGENS in the intestines of sheep, goats, cattle, foals, and piglets. Type B enterotoxemia in lambs is lamb dysentery; type C enterotoxemia in mature sheep produces "struck", and in calves, lambs and piglets it produces hemorrhagic enterotoxemia; type D enterotoxemia in sheep and goats is pulpy-kidney disease or overeating disease.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of enterotoxemia in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of enterotoxemia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

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