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Dourine

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Dourine

Dourine, also known as covering sickness or genital glanders, is a serious condition that can result in mortality; the mortality rate in thought to be over 50%. No vaccine is available, therefore prevention is extremely important.

Image: Jugular venipuncture (blood collection)
©Dr Chris Whitton 

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