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Rhodotorula

noun Rho·do·tor·u·la \ ˌrōd-ə-ˈtȯr-yə-lə \

medical Definition of Rhodotorula

:a genus of yeasts (family Cryptococcaceae) including one (R. rubra synonym R. mucilaginosa) sometimes present in the blood or involved in endocarditis probably as a secondary infection

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