Coccidioides

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Gr. kokkis = little berry, and L. immitis = harsh A soil fungus found in the western United States and parts of Mexico and Central and South America, Coccidioides was discovered…

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Concha

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L. concha = seashell Refering to the nasal conchae, whose anterior view resembles seashells.  

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Cornea

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L. corneus = horny. The cornea of the eye was formally called the cornea tela, which meant the horny tissue or layer.

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Cornu

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L. cornu = a horn. Applied especially to horn-shaped structures in the CNS.

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