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Substance Name: Melioidosis
ID: D008554000


  • A disease of humans and animals that resembles GLANDERS. It is caused by BURKHOLDERIA PSEUDOMALLEI and may range from a dormant infection to a condition that causes multiple abscesses, pneumonia, and bacteremia.
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Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Melioidosis

MeSH Heading

  • Melioidosis


  • Melioidosis Disease
  • Whitmore's disease

Registry Number

  • D008554000