Definition of listeriosis in English:


Syllabification: lis·te·ri·o·sis
Pronunciation: /liˌsti(ə)rēˈōsis


  • Disease caused by infection with listeria.
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    • Other causes of encephalitis include influenza, listeriosis, brucellosis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, whooping cough, rabies and lead poisoning.
    • Being careful with food and water is particularly important during pregnancy because infections such as listeriosis can cause miscarriage, and hepatitis E can result in maternal mortality.
    • The actual mechanism of infection and disease presentation in late-onset listeriosis is not yet fully understood.

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