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coccidioidomycosis
noun

How to pronounce coccidioidomycosis:

Definition of coccidioidomycosis:

coccidioidomycosis (noun):
the pathological state resulting from the invasion of the body by pathogenic microorganisms.
a disease especially of humans and domestic animals that is caused by inhalation of spores from either of two fungi (coccidioides immitis or c. posadasii) found in dry soils of the southwestern u.s., mexico, and central america and that may be asymptomatic or present as a mild to serious flu-like illness marked chiefly by fever, cough, sore throat, headache, fatigue, and pneumonia but sometimes becoming disseminated beyond the lungs especially to the skin, bones, joints, and meninges resulting in painful lesions, swollen joints, or meningitis

Synonyms for coccidioidomycosis:

bilharzia
bilharziasis
coccidiomycosis
cross infection
desert rheumatism
enterobiasis
eye infection
felon
focal infection
health problem
hordeolum
ill health
incubation
itch
lockjaw
nonsocial infection
opportunistic infection
paronychia
protozoal infection
respiratory tract infection
scabies
schistosomiasis
sepsis
septic sore throat
sore
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