Definition of Mycobacterium ulcerans
Mycobacterium ulcerans: The bacterium that causes Buruli ulcer. Mycobacterium ulcerans is a member of the family of bacteria that causes tuberculosis and leprosy.Source: MedTerms™ Medical Dictionary
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