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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The inflammatory stimulus chosen for this study was chronic inflammation and systemic mycosis caused by Pb18.
Caceres-Rios, this is "the most important systemic mycosis in Brazil, Peru, and Mexico." This infection is caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, a dimorphous fungus.
Paracoccidioidomycosis is the major systemic mycosis in Latin America and the leading fungal cause of death in immunocompetent persons in Brazil (1,2).
PCM is a systemic mycosis characterized by acute or chronic tissue inflammation caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, a pathogenic thermally dimorphic fungus that is endemic to Latin America.
Paracoccidioidomycosis is a progressive, systemic mycosis caused by Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, a dimorphic fungus found in soils of some regions of Latin America; mainly between 30[degrees] latitude south and 34[degrees] latitude north (1).

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