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DOID DOID:11339
Name pneumocystosis
Definition An opportunistic mycosis that is located in lungs, but can also occur in eyes, ears, skin, thyroid, pituitary, palate, parathyroid, esophagus, pleura, heart, liver, spleen, small intestine, adrenals, kidneys, bone marrow, and lymph nodes, has material basis in Pneumocystis jirovecii that effects interstitial and alveolar tissues and has symptom nonproductive cough, has symptom shortness of breath, and has symptom fever.
http://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/000671.htm, http://www2.merriam-webster.com/cgi-bin/mwmednlm?book=Medical&va=pneumocystis%20carinii%20pneumonia
Xrefs

CSP2005:2596-6076

GARD:4386

ICD10CM:B59

ICD9CM:136.3

ICD9CM_2006:136.3

MESH:D011020

NCI:C3334

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:57541005

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:88860002

UMLS_CUI:C1535939

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Synonyms

Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia [EXACT]

Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia [EXACT]

Pneumocystis pneumonia [EXACT]

Pneumocystosis [EXACT]

Pneumocystosis pneumonia [EXACT]

pulmonary pneumocystosis [EXACT]

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is_a opportunistic mycosis

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