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chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis

Wednesday 7 December 2005

Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis is a chronic refractory disease afflicting the mucous membranes, skin, hair, and nails. It is associated with underlying T-cell defects.

Types

- isolated chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis
- associated chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis

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