Allantiasis



allantiasis

allantiasis al·lan·ti·a·sis (āl’ən-tī’ə-sĭs)
n.
Poisoning due to the ingestion of sausages, usually the result of consuming sausages containing the toxins of Clostridium botulium. Also called sausage poisoning.
Historical Examples

This may take place with other kinds of flesh, and is known as botulism, or allantiasis.
A Guide to the Study of Fishes, Volume 1 (of 2) David Starr Jordan

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