espundia

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espundia es·pun·di·a (ĭ-spŭn'dē-ə, ěs-pōōn'dyä)
n.
A type of American leishmaniasis caused by Leishmania braziliensis that affects the mucous membranes, particularly of the nose and mouth, resulting in grossly destructive changes. Also called Breda's disease.

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