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DOID DOID:8478
Name actinomycosis
Definition A commensal bacterial infectious disease that results in infection, which is characterized by contiguous spread, suppurative and granulomatous inflammation, and formation of multiple abscesses and sinus tracts that may discharge sulfur granules, has material basis in Actinomyces israelii, has material basis in Actinomyces gerencseriae, has material basis in Actinomyces naeslundii, has material basis in Actinomyces odontolyticus, has material basis in Actinomyces viscosus, has material basis in Actinomyces meyeri, has material basis in Propionibacterium propionicum, which require a break in the integrity of the mucous membranes and the presence of devitalized tissue to invade deeper body structures.
http://accessmedicine.com/resourceTOC.aspx?resourceID=4, http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/211587-overview, http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actinomycosis
Xrefs

GARD:5728

ICD10CM:A42

ICD10CM:A42.9

ICD9CM:039

ICD9CM:039.9

MESH:D000196

NCI:C34350

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:11817007

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:50508009

UMLS_CUI:C0001261

Alternateids

DOID:0050000

DOID:13079

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

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Synonyms

actinomycetoma [RELATED]

actinomycotic infection [EXACT]

Actinomycotic madura foot [EXACT]

Actinomycotic mycetema [EXACT]

Actinomycotic mycetoma of foot [EXACT]

boil [RELATED]

Madura foot due to Actinomadura [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a commensal bacterial infectious disease

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