[ mahy-koh-tok-si-koh-sis ]
/ ˌmaɪ koʊˌtɒk sɪˈkoʊ sɪs /

noun, plural my·co·tox·i·co·ses [mahy-koh-tok-si-koh-seez] /ˌmaɪ koʊˌtɒk sɪˈkoʊ siz/. Pathology.

poisoning resulting from exposure to fungal toxins.

Origin of mycotoxicosis

First recorded in 1948; myco- + toxicosis Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for mycotoxicosis


[ mī′kō-tŏk′sĭ-kōsĭs ]


Poisoning caused by ingestion of a mycotoxin.
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