Medical Dictionary

mucormycosis

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

Medical Definition of mucormycosis

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mucormycoses

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  1. :  mycosis caused by fungi of the genus Mucor usually primarily involving the lungs and invading other tissues by means of metastatic lesions

mucormycotic

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