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Disease Zygomycosis

Name Zygomycosis
Synonyms Entomophthoramycoses | Entomophthoramycosis | Phycomycoses | Phycomycosis | Zygomycoses
Definition Infection in humans and animals caused by fungi in the class Zygomycetes. It includes MUCORMYCOSIS and entomophthoramycosis. The latter is a tropical infection of subcutaneous tissue or paranasal sinuses caused by fungi in the order Entomophthorales. Phycomycosis, closely related to zygomycosis, describes infection with members of Phycomycetes, an obsolete classification.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis
MeSH® ID D020096

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DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Zygomycosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Zygomycosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Mucormycosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes