North American blastomycosis


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Related to North American blastomycosis: cutaneous blastomycosis, Gilchrist disease

North American blastomycosis

[′nȯrth ə′mer·i·kən ‚bla·stō‚mī′kō·səs]
(medicine)
A type of blastomycosis caused by the diphasic fungus Blastomyces dermatitidis ; two recognized forms are cutaneous and systemic.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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An urban epidemic of North American blastomycosis. Am Rev Respir Dis.

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