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ID 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://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Actinomycosis
Xrefs

GARD:5728

ICD10CM:A42

ICD9CM:039.9

MESH:D000196

NCI:C34350

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:50508009

UMLS_CUI:C0001261

Alternateids

DOID:0050000

DOID:13079

Subsets

gram-positive_bacterial_infectious_disease

NCIthesaurus

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]

Parent Relationships

is_a respiratory system disease

is_a commensal bacterial infectious disease

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