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botryomycosis

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noun bot·ry·o·my·co·sis \-ˈkō-səs\

Medical Definition of botryomycosis

plural botryomycoses \-ˌsēz\play

  1. :  a bacterial infection of domestic animals and humans marked by the formation of usually superficial vascular granulomatous masses, associated especially with wounds, and sometimes followed by metastatic visceral tumors

botryomycotic \-ˈkät-ik\play adjective



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