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Sporotrichosis

Causes of Sporotrichosis:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Sporotrichosis. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Sporotrichosis Treatments

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Article Excerpts about Sporotrichosis

Sporotrichosis is a fungal infection caused by a fungus called Sporothrix schenckii. It usually infects the skin. (Source: excerpt from Sporotrichosis: DBMD)

Sporotrichosis is a fungal infection caused by a fungus called ... (Source: excerpt from Sporotrichosis: DBMD)

Definitions of Sporotrichosis:

The commonest and least serious of the deep mycoses, characterized by nodular lesions of the cutaneous and subcutaneous tissues. It is caused by inhalation of contaminated dust or by infection of a wound.
- (Source - Diseases Database)

A chronic fungal infection of the skin and lymph nodes
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)

Detailed list of causes of Sporotrichosis

The list below shows some of the causes of Sporotrichosis mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Sporotrichosis?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Sporotrichosis. Of the 1 causes of Sporotrichosis that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 1 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Sporotrichosis:

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What are the alternative names for Sporotrichosis:

Beurmann's disease, Schenck's disease
- (Source - Diseases Database)

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