A fungal genus in the order Mucorales; a rare cause of disease in humans.

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Co·ke·ro·my·ces (ko″kə-ro-miґsēz) a genus of fungi of the family Thamnidiaceae. C. recurvaґtus has been isolated occasionally from cases of mucormycosis and cystitis.

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