Bangs disease


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Bang's′ disease`

(bæŋz)
n.
an infectious disease of cattle caused by a bacterium, Brucella abortus, frequently resulting in spontaneous abortions.
[1930–35; after B.Latin.French. Bang (1848–1932), Danish biologist]
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Editorial Note: Brucellosis, also known as "undulant fever" or "Bangs disease," is a systemic infection caused by Brucella sp., small Gram-negative coccobacilli that can infect cattle (infection with B.
11.) When buying goats, I've had goat people tell me goats don't get TB or Bangs disease. In other words, they don't have their animals tested.