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Actinomycosis

Definition: A chronic bacterial disease, often found on the abdomen, thorax and jaw. Characterized by lumpy, deep abscesses that discharge pus.

Body System: Integumentary

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ICD10 Codes Containing Term: actinomycosis

CodeDescription
A42.0 Pulmonary actinomycosis
A42.1 Abdominal actinomycosis
A42.2 Cervicofacial actinomycosis
A42.89 Other forms of actinomycosis
A42.9 Actinomycosis, unspecified
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