Disease Information for Rhinoscleroma

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Enlarging nose
Prominent Nose
Red nose
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic disorder
Course/Chronic only
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Laryngitis, chronic
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Nose disorder (ex)
CLASS/Tracheonasal/larynx/pharynx (category)
Process
PROCESS/Neoplastic (category)
PROCESS/Reference organ/system (category)
Definition

A granulomatous disease affecting the nose and nasopharynx, usually ascribed to KLEBSIELLA RHINOSCLEROMATIS. It occurs in Egypt, eastern Europe, and Central and South America.

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