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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Weight loss is difficult to sustain for overweight people while most are combating a mycotic infection, and much of the progress in this arena does not take place until the infection is controlled.
Laryngeal cryptococcosis as well as other laryngeal mycotic infections may be misdiagnosed as a malignancy if the diagnosis is based purely on clinical examination and imaging studies.
The most common ([greater than or equal to]5%) adverse reactions were female genital mycotic infections, urinary tract infections, and increased urination.
Mycotic infections in the skin of reptiles are well documented (Jacobson, 1980; Autstwick and Keymer, 1981; Migaki et al.
His primary area of research deals with the pathogenesis of indoor mould related disease and the biosystematics and morphogenesis of pleomorphic dematiaceous fungi that cause opportunistic mycotic infections.
Higher incidences of urinary tract infections, genital mycotic infections, osmotic diuresis (increased urination)-related AEs, and volume depletion were seen with INVOKANA[sup.
Drake LA, Dinehart SM, Farmer FR, et al Guidelines of care for superficial mycotic infections of the skin: Onychomycosis.
Traction alopecia, telogen effluvium, mycotic infections, alopecia areata, hypothyroidism and sebaceous cysts, pregnancy, trichotillomania and so on have all been cited as causes of hair loss - conditions that may be brought about by illness, stress, hormonal changes, certain drugs and medications and even behaviour (significant damage can be caused to hair follicles by particular hair styles and treatments).
Mycotic infections of the heart also are infrequent in pet birds; these infections usually are the result of disease extension from air sacs.
The second section is devoted to detailed descriptions of individual viral, bacterial, and mycotic infections.
AEs related to genital mycotic infections in men and women, and AEs related to an osmotic diuresis such as increased urination, were more frequent in patients treated with canagliflozin than sitagliptin; a similar incidence of urinary tract infections was seen in the two treatment groups.
Although mycotic infections of the larynx are typically considered to be associated with immunocompromise, such infections can occur in immunocompetent hosts in whom there are alterations in the mucosal barrier.