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mucormycosis

noun mu·cor·my·co·sis \ ˌmyü-kər-mī-ˈkō-səs \

medical Definition of mucormycosis

plural mucormycoses play \-ˌsēz\
:mycosis caused by fungi of the genus Mucor usually primarily involving the lungs and invading other tissues by means of metastatic lesions

mucormycotic

play \-ˈkät-ik\ adjective

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