by a fluke
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by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
Elokomin fluke fever a disease of Canidae, ferrets, bears and raccoons caused by a Neorickettsia elokominica, transmitted by a fluke, Nanophyetus salmincola. Fish are the intermediate host and dogs are infected by eating the fish. Clinical ...
infection by a fluke of the species Fasciola hepatica or F. gigantica. It is characterized by epigastric pain, fever, hepatomegaly, jaundice, eosinophilia, urticaria, and diarrhea. Fibrosis of the liver is a consequence of prolonged ...
Similes Dictionary (2013)
by Elyse Sommer
new golfer, continually getting close to the hole—in—one, but only getting into it by a fluke —Anon Uncertainty as vertiginous as a lift descending down a bottomless shaft —Graham Masterton Up in the air, like jugglers in a freeze— frame —J ...
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