chromoblastomycosis


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Noun1.chromoblastomycosis - a fungal infection characterized by itchy warty nodules on the skin
blastomycosis - any of several infections of the skin or mucous membrane caused by Blastomyces
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1] Chromoblastomycosis is characterized by the presence of "sclerotic body" in the tissues.
Subcutaneous mycoses: chromoblastomycosis, sporotrichosis and mycetoma.
Chromoblastomycosis is caused by pigmented fungi like Fonsecaea compacta, F.
actinomycosis, chromoblastomycosis, dermatomycosis); and 3) medical parasitologist Rafael Rodriguez Molina also with 9 articles (e.
Chromoblastomycosis is a chronic fungal infection of the skin and subcutaneous tissue.
The differentials thought of were squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), tuberculosis verrucosa cutis and chromoblastomycosis.
She did some Internet research, and she's convinced it's chromoblastomycosis.
If a morula is not present, professionals with little experience can confuse the endospores with the fumagoid cells of chromoblastomycosis, Blastomyces dermatitidis.
Soft tissue fungal infections have also been documented among persons who were not directly injured during a disaster but who sustained minor trauma while performing post-disaster tasks: in Texas after Hurricane Ike in 2008, chromoblastomycosis was diagnosed in 3 patients, all of whom had histories of cancer and all of whom described clearing brush and fallen trees near their homes after the storm (8).
Although it can be used for infections caused by Candida, the primary indication is for mild to moderate endemic mycoses, such as paracoccidioidomycosis, histoplasmosis, coccidioidomycosis, blastomycosis, chromoblastomycosis, phaeohyphomycosis and sporotrichosis, in addition to dermatomycosis.
Disseminated Chromoblastomycosis in a Colony of Ornate-Horned Frogs (Ceratophry sornata).