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Introduction: Microsporum

Description of Microsporum

Microsporum: A mitosporic Oxygenales fungal genus causing various diseases of the skin and hair. The species Microsporum canis produces TINEA CAPITIS and tinea corporis, which usually are acquired from domestic cats and dogs. Teleomorphs includes Arthroderma (Nannizzia). (Alexopoulos et al., Introductory Mycology, 4th edition, p305).
Source: MeSH 2007

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  • Microsporon

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Microsporum

Source - MeSH 2007

Hierarchical classifications of Microsporum

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