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noun coc·cid·i·oi·do·my·co·sis \-ˌid-ō-(ˌ)mī-ˈkō-səs\
plural coc·cid·i·oi·do·my·co·ses \-ˌsēz\

Medical Definition of COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS

:  a disease of humans and domestic animals caused by a fungus of the genus Coccidioides (C. immitis) and marked especially by fever and localized pulmonary symptoms—called also San Joaquin fever, San Joaquin valley fever, valley fever
April 26, 2015
rococo Hear it
excessively ornate or intricate
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