mycosis

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mycosis:

see fungal infectionfungal infection,
infection caused by a fungus (see Fungi), some affecting animals, others plants. Fungal Infections of Human and Animals

Many fungal infections, or mycoses, of humans and animals affect only the outer layers of skin, and although they are sometimes
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mycosis

[mī′kō·səs]
(medicine)
An infection with or a disease caused by a fungus.
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Chytrid fungus infection related to unusual mortalities of Salamandra salamandra and Bufo bufo in the Penalara Natural Park (Central Spain).
Subsequently, on March 31, 2006, after the markets closed, the Company announced that it was collaborating in a scientific investigation with health authorities to determine the extent and cause of an increase in a rare fungus infection among contact lens wearers that first surfaced in certain parts of Asia.
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Bascom Palmer Eye Institute at the University of Miami, Johns Hopkins Wilmer Eye Institute, and the Ministries of Health in Singapore, Hong Kong and Malaysia, to determine the extent and cause of an increase in a rare fungus infection among contact lens wearers that first surfaced in certain parts of Asia.
A mild fungus infection of the skin called pityriasis rosea, which is not harmful but is quite infectious.
The EPA approval also recognizes the effectiveness of Viraguard(R) on seven virus categories including, but not limited to, HIV, Herpes, and Influenza, as well as effectiveness against the most common source of fungus infection.
Gastro-enteritis can be caused by bacteria from pets, a fungus infection from a pet can cause skin disease, and contaminated dog faeces can cause very serious liver disease.
MacroChem is also developing patented formulations for treatment of pain, nail fungus infection, and hormone deficiencies.
According to the company, an estimated 10 million Americans are currently afflicted with nail fungus infection.
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As with all fungus infections, pruning to thin the number of stems to allow air to circulate and sunlight to penetrate the foliage will lessen the advent of any infections.
The most important application of Thyme as an anti-fungal treats fungus infections of the skin [4].
Public areas that are damp, dark, and warm such as saunas, gyms and nail salons are common breeding grounds for a wide array of fungus infections.