noun[mass noun] Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Infection with a parasitic fungus which affects the sinuses and the tissues of the lungs, skin, and nerves.
- This treatment option, however, like all other phycomycosis treatment plans, is extremely expensive.
- Phycomycosis (mucormycosis) was diagnosed in a 17-month-old female gray squirrel.
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