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Dermatomycosis is due to

Dermatophytes

2

Athlete’s foot

Tinea pedis

3

Fungi on scalp

Tinea capitis

4

Fungi on jock itch or groin

Tinea cruris

5

Fungi on nails

Tinea ungulum

6

Fugie on gen body surface

Tinea corporis

7

Painful abscesses in mouth lungs breast and gi tract

Actinoplasmosis

8

Causative agent of histoplasmosis

Histoplasmosis capsulatum

9

Causative agent of coccidiodomycosis

Coccidiodes immitis

10

Seen in valley fever or San Joaquin fever

Coccidiodomycosis

11

Fungi that present like TB

Histioplasmosis (for boards)
Coccidiomycosis

12

Dse found in candidiasis

Thrush or moniliasis

13

Most common cause of mycotic meningitis

Cryptococcosis

14

Mycotic infection involving lungs skin etc

Blastomycosis

15

Meninges of brain

Dura mater
Arachnoid mater
Pia mater

16

Pathologic space of brain

Subdural space seen in dura mater

17

Gives you Subdural space if (3)

May trauma
Infection
Death

18

Causative agent of amoebiasis

Entamoeba histolytica

19

Tx for amoebiasis

Co trimoxazole
Metronidazole

20

Co trimoxazole combination

Trimethoprim
Sulfamethaxazole

21

Causative agent of malaria

Plasmodium

22

Vector of malaria

Female mosquito

23

Treatment for malaria

Quinine
Quinolone
Tetracycline

24

Causative agent of toxoplasmosis

Toxoplasmosis gondii

25

Causative agent of pneuomocytosis

Pneumocystis carinii

26

Causative agent of trichomoniasis

Trichomonas vaginalis

27

Where is quinolone derived

Qunine