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Definition of Mycobacteria

  1. There are more than 70 species of mycobacteria—rod-shaped bacteria with waxy outer coats that can be found throughout the world. Tuberculosis and leprosy (Hansen’s disease) are the best known mycobacterial diseases.

Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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