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DOID DOID:14049
Name phaeohyphomycosis
Definition A primary systemic mycosis located_in subcutaneous tissues, located_in brain, located_in sinuses, located_in lungs, or located_in peritoneal cavity, has_material_basis_in Exophiala dermatitidis, has_material_basis_in Phialophora, has_material_basis_in Bipolaris hawaiiensis, has_material_basis_in Exserohilum, has_material_basis_in Cladophialophora bantiana, has_material_basis_in Phaeoannellomyces, has_material_basis_in Aureobasidium, has_material_basis_in Cladosporium cladosporoides, has_material_basis_in Alternaria or has_material_basis_in Rhinocladiella mackenziei and results_in_formation_of subcutaneous abscesses arising at the site of minor trauma, and occur in both immunosuppressed and immunocompetent individuals.
http://www.doctorfungus.org/mycoses/human/other/phaeohyphomycosis.htm, http://www.mycology.adelaide.edu.au/Mycoses/Subcutaneous/Phaeohyphomycosis/, http://www.thelancet.com/journals/laninf/article/PIIS1473-3099%2809%2970131-8/abstract
Synonyms

Infection by dematiacious fungi [EXACT]

phaehyphomycosis [EXACT]

Xrefs

GARD:12803

MESH:D060446

Relationships

is_a primary systemic mycosis

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