Definition of blastomycosis
: any of several fungal infections; especially : an infectious disease caused by a yeast fungus (Blastomyces dermititidis) that affects especially the lungs and skin
Origin and Etymology of blastomycosis
New Latin, from Blastomyces, fungus genus, from blast- + Greek mykēs fungus; akin to Greek myxa mucus — more at mucus
First Known Use: circa 1900
Medical Definition of blastomycosis
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