Definition of mycetoma in English:
noun[mass noun] Medicine
Chronic inflammation of the tissues caused by infection with a fungus or with certain bacteria.
- It is frequently helpful to evaluate the lung apices for the presence of infection and especially mycetoma.
- Additional clinical data demonstrated that patients with invasive fungal infections caused by fusarium, agents of chromoblastomycosis and mycetoma, and coccidioides were successfully treated with the drug.
- It is a low-virulence fungus that is the main causative agent of posttraumatic mycetoma in a nonimmunocompromised host.
Definition of mycetoma in:
- US English dictionary
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