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Disease Furunculosis

Name Furunculosis
Synonyms Boils | Furuncle | Furuncles | Furunculoses
Definition A persistent skin infection marked by the presence of furuncles, often chronic and recurrent. In humans, the causative agent is various species of STAPHYLOCOCCUS. In salmonid fish (SALMONIDS), the pathogen is AEROMONAS SALMONICIDA.
Categories Animal disease | Bacterial infection or mycosis | Skin disease
MeSH® ID D005667

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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Positive Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Staphylococcal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Furunculosis Has associated chemicals
2. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Furunculosis Has associated chemicals
3. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infection Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Furunculosis Has associated chemicals
4. DiseasesSkin and Connective Tissue Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Infectious Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Skin Diseases, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Staphylococcal Skin Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Furunculosis Has associated chemicals
5. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Fish Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Furunculosis Has associated chemicals

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Furunculosis Has associated chemicals
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