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Medical Term:

Rhizopus oryzae

 

Definition: a pathogenic species of Rhizopus most frequently reported to cause zygomycosis in humans.

Synonym(s): Rhizopus arrhizus

See Also: mucormycosis, zygomycosis, Rhizopus

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