coccidiomycosis


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Related to coccidiomycosis: cryptococcosis, cryptococcus, histoplasmosis
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Noun1.coccidiomycosis - an infection of the lungs and skin characterized by excessive sputum and nodules
fungal infection, mycosis - an inflammatory condition caused by a fungus
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Our initial EAV exam revealed Coccidiomycosis imitis (valley fever), Candida albicans, and Mycoplasma tuberculosis.
Erythema nodosum can accompany arthritis in patients with sarcoidosis (13), histoplasmosis (14), coccidiomycosis (15), yersiniosis (16), and Chlamydia pneumonia (17).
Other deep fungal infections such as blastomycosis or coccidiomycosis, leishmaniasis, yaws and syphilis should be considered, and the possibility of neoplastic disease must be kept in mind.
Suppurative granulomas are associated with a myriad of infectious conditions, including blastomycosis, coccidiomycosis, paracoccidiomycosis, phaeohyphomycosis, cryptococcosis, cat-scratch disease, nocardiosis, actinomycosis, and other atypical mycobacterial infections.
Most of deep mycoses are infections of other system with secondary cutaneous lesion which includes maduromycosis, histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, sporotrichosis, phaeohypomycosis and coccidiomycosis.
Coccidiomycosis, also known as valley fever, is a fungus found in the soil of arid areas.