ustilaginism

ustilaginism

 [us″tĭ-laj´ĭ-nizm]
a condition resembling ergotism, due to ingestion of corn (maize) contaminated with the fungus Ustilago maydis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

us·ti·lag·i·nism

(ŭs'ti-laj'i-nizm),
Poisoning by Ustilago maydis (corn smut), which produces burning, itching, hyperemia, acrocyanosis, and edema of the extremities; resembles ergotism, pellagra, or infantile acrocynia.
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us·ti·lag·i·nism

(ŭs'ti-laj'i-nizm)
Poisoning by Ustilago maydis (corn smut), which produces burning, itching, hyperemia, acrocyanosis, and edema of the extremities.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012