Loeffler's bacillus

January 2005
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1265
Reference Entry
A definition for the medical condition, Loeffler's bacillus is presented. The condition was named after German bacteriologist Friedrich August Johannes Loeffler. Its scientific term is Corynebacterium diphtheriae. The definition is taken from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.


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