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By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop
A genus of the bacteria, consisting of short rods, often bent, swollen and clavate, which at times show Y-shaped or true branching forms. According to the authorities on determinative bacteriology, this genus includes the organism of tuberculosis, of leprosy, and of diphtheria, as well as other bacteria.
By Smith Ely Jelliffe
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- in which atheromatous excised cutting or rotating catheter. differs from balloon and laser angioplasty procedures enlarge vessels dilation but frequently do not remove much plaque. If the plaque is removed by surgical excision under general anesthesia rather than an endovascular procedure through a catheter, it called ENDARTERECTOMY.