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phycomycosis

Line breaks: phyco|myco¦sis
Pronunciation: /ˌfʌɪkəʊmʌɪˈkəʊsɪs
 
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Definition of phycomycosis in English:

noun

[mass noun] Medicine & Veterinary Medicine
Infection with a parasitic fungus which affects the sinuses and the tissues of the lungs, skin, and nerves.
Example sentences
  • 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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