[roo-bahrts, -bahrths] /ˈru bɑrts, -bɑrθs/
a common, rapidly progressing viral hepatitis of dogs and other carnivores, often confused with canine distemper.
(vet science) a disease of dogs caused by an adenovirus and characterized by signs of liver disease
- Infectious diseases
Diseases caused by the growth of pathogenic organisms in the body. Some of these diseases may also be contagious diseases.
- Infectious eczematoid dermatitis
infectious eczematoid dermatitis n. A form of dermatitis caused by the spreading of purulent material that exudes from the site of an infection.
- Infectious endocarditis
infectious endocarditis n. Endocarditis due to infection by microorganisms, such as bacteria or fungi. Also called infective endocarditis.
noun 1. . noun 1. any form of hepatitis caused by viruses See hepatitis A, hepatitis B, hepatitis C infectious hepatitis n. Abbr. IH See hepatitis A.