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a name applied to any of 13 genera of small rodents (subfamily Gerbillinae) from Africa and Asia; they resemble jerboas or kangaroo rats and can survive without drinking water.

Origin: mod. L. Gerbillus, fr. Arab.

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Epilepsy in gerbils.

I'm a people person not a zoology person so any help would be appreciated. Gerbils! Last night my nephew came into my room holding his gerbil. It was just sitting there staring up at me and it's hind leg slightly twitching. Later on it started rolling around an having violent convulsions. ...

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by Katy_Bobbles
Sun Dec 23, 2007 10:26 am
Forum: Zoology Discussion
Topic: Epilepsy in gerbils.
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The Fiber Disease

... tell me what his posts have told you 1-2-3-4-5-6-7- and answer the questions I posed. I am not dissing him, I am asking what dear students of Her Gerbil....what you have learned from your great master. This is a serious question I have every right to ask if this forum is not a forum of dis-information. ...

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Forum: Human Biology
Topic: The Fiber Disease
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