furunculosis furunculosis

Definition(s):

  • (n) acute skin disease characterized by the presence of many furuncles

Usage(s):

  • During a trip to Madagascar, Paris Pharmacist Georges Feuillet, who was already turning out 15 patent drugs, developed furunculosis (boils), and began experimenting with a new .

News

  1. N.J. euthanizing 25,000 trout to stop disease

    In order to control a disease that has affected a section of the Pequest Trout Hatchery in Warren County, the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife is euthanizing a small portion of its trout population and taking other steps to protect the overall integrity of the facility. Furunculosis, a fatal disease affecting cold water species of fish such as trout, was discovered recently in the ...
    on September 18, 2013     Source: WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey

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    OXFORD, N.J. (AP) — State officials are euthanizing about 25,000 trout after a fatal disease was found in some fish at a hatchery in New Jersey. Officials say furunculosis was discovered in the lowermost portion of the concrete raceway system of the Pequest Trout Hatchery in Oxford.
    on September 17, 2013     Source: Greenwich Time

  3. NJ hatchery destroying fish to control disease - NBC40.net

    OXFORD, N.J. (AP) - State officials are euthanizing about 25,000 trout after a fatal disease was found in some fish at a hatchery in New Jersey. Officials say furunculosis was discovered in the lowermost portion of the concrete raceway system of the Pequest Trout Hatchery in Oxford.
    on September 17, 2013     Source: NBC40 South Jersey

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