cat scratch disease definition

  • noun:
    • an illness considered sent to people because of the scratch or bite of a cat and characterized by temperature and distended lymph nodes. Also referred to as cat-scratch fever.
    • cat-scratch fever
    • a disease considered sent to humans by a scratch from a cat

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