sporotrichosis

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spo·ro·tri·cho·sis

 (spôr′ə-trĭ-kō′sĭs)
n.
A chronic infectious disease of domestic mammals and humans, characterized by nodules or ulcers in the lymph nodes and skin and caused by a saprophytic or parasitic fungus of the genus Sporothrix, especially S. schenckii, commonly found in soil and wood.
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sporotrichosis

(ˌspɔːrəʊtrɪˈkəʊsɪs; ˌspɒ-)
n
a skin infection caused by spores
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Noun1.sporotrichosis - a chronic fungal infection of the skin and lymph nodes
fungal infection, mycosis - an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
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sporotrichosis

n esporotricosis f
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