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diphtheria
used in Chasing Lincoln's Killer

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Definition
acute contagious infection caused by the bacterium Corynebacterium diphtheriae; marked by the formation of a false membrane in the throat and other air passages causing difficulty in breathing
  • Shortly thereafter, the Welleses' own young son died of diphtheria.
    p. 105.2

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