mycobacteriosis

noun
my·​co·​bac·​te·​ri·​o·​sis | \ -ˈō-səs How to pronounce mycobacteriosis (audio) \
plural mycobacterioses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce mycobacteriosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of mycobacteriosis

: a disease caused by bacteria of the genus Mycobacterium

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“Mycobacteriosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mycobacteriosis. Accessed 9 Dec. 2021.

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