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hortae (exophialaor, cladosporium) werneckii

tinea nigra
dark pigmented broad septae (vs blasta)

2

microsporum

dermatophytosis
hair and skin

3

epidermaophyton

dermophytosis
skin, nails

4

trichophyton rubrum and mentagrophytes

dermophytosis (80 to90%)
hair, skin, nails

5

sporothrix scheckii

sporothrichosis
thermal dimorphic
-cigar shaped yeast
-flower shaped mold
subq infection
rose gardens

6

fonsecaea, phiatophora, cladophialophora

chromoblastomycosis
dematiacesous-> melanin producing
sclerotic body (muriform/medulary body)> fission division
lumpy foot vs mycetoma (madura's foot)

7

phaeohyphomycosis

many organisms
-cladophialophora bantiana-> rare brain lesion
dematiaceous
cysts
pigmented septal hyphae

8

mycetoma

madura foot
fungus balls (vrs chromoblastomycosis)

9

malassezia furfur (globosa)

tinea vesicolor
baseball bats and balls
olive oil

10

coccidiodes immitis

coccidioidomycosis
california
>65 y/o
fever, chest px, cough wt loss
nodular diffuse lung disease
sperule on GMS
barrel shaped arthroconidia on culture
DX: IgM and IgG for

11

coccidioides posadasii

coccidioidomycosis
arizona
>65 y/o
fever, chest px, cough wt loss
nodular diffuse lung disease
sperule on GMS
barrel shaped arthroconidia on culture
DX: IgM and IgG