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pseudomonas British & World English

A bacterium which occurs in soil and detritus, including a number that are pathogens of plants or animals

Pseudomonas in pseudomonas British & World English

A bacterium which occurs in soil and detritus, including a number that are pathogens of plants or animals

Pseudomonas mallei in glanders British & World English

A rare contagious disease that mainly affects horses, characterized by swellings below the jaw and mucous discharge from the nostrils

Pseudomonas pseudomallei in melioidosis British & World English

An infectious disease of rodents, similar to glanders. It is occasionally transmitted to people, in whom it can cause pneumonia, multiple abscesses, and septicaemia