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n. pl. his·to·plas·mo·ses (-sēz)
A disease caused by the inhalation of spores of the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum, most often asymptomatic but occasionally producing acute pneumonia or an influenzalike illness and spreading to other organs and systems in the body.
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(Pathology) a severe fungal disease of the lungs caused by Histoplasma capsulatum
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his•to•plas•mo•sis(ˌhɪs toʊ plæzˈmoʊ sɪs)
an infectious disease of the reticuloendothelial system caused by the fungus Histoplasma capsulatum and characterized by fever, anemia, and emaciation.
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n. histoplasmosis, enfermedad de las vías respiratorias causada por el hongo Histoplasma capsulatum.
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histoplasmosisn histoplasmosis f
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