Ducrey bacillus

n. haemophilus ducreyi, species of bacteria that causes the sexually transmitted disease chancroid (named after the Italian dermatologist Augusto Ducrey)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Ducrey bacillus — Du·crey bacillus (doo kraґ) [Augusto Ducrey, Italian dermatologist, 1860–1940] Haemophilus ducreyi …   Medical dictionary

  • Ducrey bacillus — Haemophilus ducreyi …   Medical dictionary

  • Ducrey — n. family name; Augusto Ducrey (1860 1940), Italian dermatologist who in 1889 published the announcement of his discovery of the organism which causes chancroid (Ducrey bacillus) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Ducrey's bacillus — Du·crey s bacillus dü krāz n a gram negative bacillus of the genus Haemophilus (H. ducreyi) that is the causative agent of chancroid Du·crey dü krā Augusto (1860 1940) Italian dermatologist. Ducrey published in 1889 an announcement of his… …   Medical dictionary

  • Ducrey — Augusto, Italian dermatologist, 1860–1940. See D. bacillus, D. test …   Medical dictionary

  • Augusto Ducrey — n. (1860 1940), Italian dermatologist who in 1889 published an announcement of his discovery of the organism which causes chancroid (Ducrey bacillus) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Haemophilus — A genus of aerobic to facultatively anaerobic, nonmotile bacteria (family Brucellaceae) containing minute, Gram negative, rod shaped cells that sometimes form threads and are pleomorphic. These organisms are strictly parasitic, growing best, or… …   Medical dictionary

  • haemophilus ducreyi — n. Ducrey bacillus, species of bacteria that causes the sexually transmitted disease chancroid (named after the Italian dermatologist Augusto Ducrey) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Haemophilus ducreyi — a species that causes soft genital chancres and chancroids. Called also Ducrey bacillus …   Medical dictionary

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