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Actinomycosis

Introduction: Actinomycosis

Description of Actinomycosis

Actinomycosis (medical condition): An infection that results from the bacteria sp....more »

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Actinomycosis: A chronic infection usually caused by an organism normally found in human bowels and mouths. The disease usually affects the face and neck and results in deep, lumpy abscesses that emit a grainy pus through multiple sinuses.

Actinomycosis: Infections with bacteria of the genus ACTINOMYCES.
Source: Diseases Database

Actinomycosis: Infections with bacteria of the genus ACTINOMYCES.
Source: MeSH 2007

Actinomycosis: Related Topics

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Actinomycosis: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Actinomycosis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Actinomycosis, or a subtype of Actinomycosis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

Actinomycosis as a Disease

Actinomycosis (medical condition): See Actinomycosis (disease information).
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Actinomycosis: Related Diseases

Actinomycosis: Actinomycosis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

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Actinomycosis: Related Disease Topics

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Terms Similar to Actinomycosis:

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Source - NIH

  • Actinomyces Infections

Source - MeSH 2007

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Broader terms for Actinomycosis

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Hierarchical classifications of Actinomycosis

The following list attempts to classify Actinomycosis into categories where each line is subset of the next.

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