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ID DOID:2409
Name rhinosporidiosis
Definition A parasitic Ichthyosporea infectious disease that is a chronic granulomatous infection of the mucous membranes caused by the parasite Rhinosporidium seeberi, which manifests as vascular friable polyps that arise from the nasal mucosa or external structures of the eye. Disease of the skin, mouth, upper airways, ear, genitals, and rectum has also been observed.
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/abs/pii/S2213219817305093?via%3Dihub
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ICD10CM:B48.1

ICD9CM:117.0

MESH:D012227

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:18140003

UMLS_CUI:C0035469

Synonyms

Infection by Rhinosporidium seeberi [EXACT]

Rhinosporidiosis [EXACT]

Parent Relationships

is_a parasitic Ichthyosporea infectious disease

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