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Definition of farcin

farcin
Farcy Far"cy, n. [F. farcin; cf. L. farciminum a disease of horses, fr. farcire. See Farce.] (Far.) A contagious disease of horses, associated with painful ulcerating enlargements, esp. upon the head and limbs. It is of the same nature as glanders, and is often fatal. Called also farcin, and farcimen. Note: Farcy, although more common in horses, is communicable to other animals and to human beings. Farcy bud, a hard, prominent swelling occurring upon the cutaneous surface in farcy, due to the obstruction and inflammation of the lymphatic vessels, and followed by ulceration. --Youatt.
Farcin
Farcimen Far"ci*men, Farcin Far"cin, n. (Far.) Same as Farcy.

Meaning of farcin from wikipedia

- Glanders is a contagious zoonotic infectious disease that occurs primarily in horses, mules, and donkeys. It can be contracted by other animals, such as...
- authorities and other clinicians.[citation needed] 1843: De la morve et du farcin chronique chez l’homme. 1849–50: Mémoire sur les modifications physiques...
- mines loaded with concentrated miasms and microbes of malignant fever, farcin, dysentery, measles, acute odontalgia and other diseases". Australia and...
- 43637 = NCTC 10955. Chamoiseau,G. 1973. M. farcinogenes agent causal du farcin du bœuf en Afrique. Annales de Microbiologie de l'Institut Pasteur (Paris)...
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