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hyalohyphomycosis in Medicine

hyalohyphomycosis

(hī′ə-lō-hī′fō-mī-kōsĭs)
n.
  1. An infection caused by a fungus having colorless mycelium that usually occurs as a result of indwelling catheters, steroid therapy, immunosuppressive drugs or cytotoxins, or the body's decreased resistance to postsurgical infection.
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