1. celiac disease an inability to tolerate wheat protein (gluten)
  2. black disease a disease of the liver (especially in sheep and cattle) caused by liver flukes and their by-products
  3. loco disease a disease of livestock caused by locoweed poisoning
  4. Weil's disease a severe form of leptospirosis in human beings
  5. leaf disease any plant disease localized in the foliage
  6. kissing disease an acute disease characterized by fever and swollen lymph nodes and an abnormal increase of mononuclear leucocytes or monocytes in the bloodstream; not highly contagious; some believe it can be transmitted by kissing
  7. Still's disease a form of rheumatoid arthritis that affects children
  8. blood disease a disease or disorder of the blood
  9. skin disease a disease affecting the skin
  10. Lyme disease an acute inflammatory disease characterized by a rash with joint swelling and fever; caused by bacteria carried by the bite of a deer tick
  11. serum disease a delayed allergic reaction to the injection of an antiserum caused by an antibody reaction to an antigen in the donor serum
  12. celiocentesis removal of fluid from the abdomen by centesis
  13. zoonotic disease an animal disease that can be transmitted to humans
  14. pink disease serious bark disease of many tropical crop trees
  15. wilt disease any plant disease characterized by drooping and shriveling
  16. ring disease disease of tomatoes and potatoes and tobacco etc caused by the bacterium Pseudomonas solanacearum
  17. galactosis the secretion of milk
  18. kakke disease the endemic form of beriberi
  19. Kawasaki disease an acute disease of young children characterized by a rash and swollen lymph nodes and fever; of unknown cause
  20. Sachs disease a hereditary disorder of lipid metabolism occurring most frequently in individuals of Jewish descent in eastern Europe; accumulation of lipids in nervous tissue results in death in early childhood