nocardiosis

noun
no·​car·​di·​o·​sis | \ nō-ˌkärd-ē-ˈō-səs How to pronounce nocardiosis (audio) \
plural nocardioses\ -​ˌsēz How to pronounce nocardiosis (audio) \

Medical Definition of nocardiosis

: actinomycosis caused by actinomycetes of the genus Nocardia and characterized by production of spreading granulomatous lesions — compare maduromycosis

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

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