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Mycosis (plural: mycoses) is a fungal infection of animals, including humans. Mycoses are common and a variety of environmental and physiological conditions ...

Fungal Infections: MedlinePlus


If you have ever had athlete's foot or a yeast infection, you can blame a fungus. A fungus is a primitive organism. Mushrooms, mold and mildew are examples.

Skin Fungal Infections: Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - WebMD


Learn about symptoms, causes, and treatments for common fungal infections, including athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm, and yeast infections.

Fungal Infections - KidsHealth


This germ is harmless most of the time, but sometimes it can cause a problem called a fungal infection (say: FUN-gul in-FEK-shun). It sounds gross, but don't ...

Candida Fungus Skin Infection: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis


Sep 26, 2015 ... Candida is a strain of fungus that can cause an infection in your skin, among other locations. In normal conditions, your skin may host small ...

Fungal infections. DermNet NZ


Sep 21, 2015 ... Fungal skin infections. Link to DermNet's pages about fungal skin infections. Introduction to fungal infections ...

Fungus Infections: Preventing Recurrence - American Osteopathic ...


Doctors have excellent treatments for skin fungus infections that occur on the feet, nails, groin, hands and other locations. Unfortunately, there is a strong ...

Fungal Infections - Lab Tests Online


Oct 8, 2014 ... Overview of fungal infections, types, and laboratory tests used to help diagnose them and guide treatment.

Yeast infection (vaginal) Causes - Mayo Clinic


The fungus candida causes a vaginal yeast infection. Your vagina naturally contains a balanced mix of yeast, including candida, and bacteria. Lactobacillus  ...

Fungal skin infections – the facts - Bupa


Fungal skin infections. Trusted information from Bupa about types of fungal skin infection and how to treat them – and prevent them in the future.

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Fungal Diseases Homepage | CDC


Jan 28, 2016 ... Some fungal diseases like fungal meningitis and bloodstream infections are less common than skin and lung infections but can be deadly.

Overview of Fungal Infections - The Merck Manuals


Fungi reproduce by spreading microscopic spores. These spores are often present in the air and soil, where they can be inhaled or come into contact with the ...

Fungal Infections (Candida Symptoms), Skin, Nail & Sinus Fungi ...


Fungal infections are estimated to occur in over a billion people each year, and recent evidence suggests the rate is increasing (Hsu 2011; Di Santo 2010; ...