Also called as Mucormycosis,Zygomycosis.
Caused by Mucorales and Entomophthorales.
2 main types-Superficial
Organisms appear large,nonseptate hyphae with
branching at obtuse angles.
Round or ovoid sporangia.
Control of predisposing factors.
Caused by Rhinosporidium seeberi.
Soft polypoid growth spreading to pharynx and larynx.
Lesions are vascular.
Sporangia containing large number of round or ovoid
endospores,each 5-7um in diameter.
Focal abscess formation and multinucleated giant
Caused by Coccidiodes immitis.
2 forms-Primary nondisseminated and Progressive
Proliferative granulomatous and ulcerated lesions.
Lytic lesions of jaw.
Foci of coagulation necrosis.
Endospores within large spherules.
Also called as Tolurosis ,European blastomycosis.
Caused by cryptococcus neoformans.
Multiple brown papules.
Occurs in patients with malignant lymphoma.
Non specific single or multiple ulcers.
Gram positive, budding,yeast-like cell with thick
Measures 5-20um with a clear halo.