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a party or gathering for dancing

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a solid projectile that is shot by a musket

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the people assembled at a lavish formal dance

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a spherical object used as a plaything

United States comedienne best known as the star of a popular television program (1911-1989)

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a lavish dance requiring formal attire

the game of baseball

a pitch that is not in the strike zone

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form into a ball by winding or rolling

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Fungus ball formation in the bladder is a rare complication of a fungal urinary tract infection.
A noninvasive renal fungus ball caused by Rhizopus--a previously unreported manifestation of zygomycosis.
In the fungus balls, admixed zygomycete and nonzygomycete hyphae were seen in all 3 patients reviewed.
In this article, we describe an interesting case of a sinonasal fungus ball that resembled dental filling material on radiologic imaging because of its extraordinary radiopacity.
IFS is unlike conditions such as allergic fungal sinusitis and fungus ball, in which there is no soft-tissue invasion.
The fungus balls are brownish spheres that don't look like the white, sausage-shaped termite eggs.
The patient is currently undergoing elective ureteroscopy at 4-month intervals to detect early signs of obstruction and remove fungus balls when present.
According to Senocak and Kaur, most patients with fungus balls are immunocompetent.