cholera morbus

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Synonyms for cholera morbus

severe gastroenteritis of unknown etiology

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Prudence dictates that we take all necessary means to prevent, to the extent that it is possible, the invasion of Haiti by cholera morbus, which has already traversed Europe and penetrated the United States.
The pandemic that swept North American cities in 1832 was caused by a comma-shaped bacterium, Vibro cholerae, known by various names including Asiatic cholera and Cholera morbus.
When cholera morbus arrived in East London in 1832, the local townships had little in the way of public health infrastructure to help combat an epidemic.