fungal

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sexually produced fungal spore formed within an ascus ascospore
fungal infection of the feet athlete's foot , tinea pedis
fungal infection of the face and neck barber's itch , tinea barbae
sexually produced fungal spore borne on a basidium basidiospore
fungal disease of woody plants that causes localized damage to the bark canker
immune response (chiefly against viral or fungal invasions or transplanted tissue) that involves T cells cell-mediated immune response
fungal infection characterized by itchy warty nodules on the skin chromoblastomycosis
drug used to treat certain fungal infection (as athlete's foot) Clioquinol , iodochlorhydroxyquin
specialized fungal hypha that produces conidia conidiophore
asexually produced fungal spore formed on a conidiophore conidiospore , conidium
fungal infection characterized by nodular lesions--first in the lungs and spreading to the nervous system cryptococcosis
(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action decomposition , putrefaction , rot , rotting
fungal infection of the skin (especially of moist parts covered by clothing) dermatomycosis , dermatophytosis
fungal infection attacking moist parts of the body dhobi itch
fungal infection of the groin (most common in men) eczema marginatum , jock itch , tinea cruris
alveolitis caused by an allergic reaction to fungal spores in the dust that is inhaled from moldy hay farmer's lung , thresher's lung
contagious fungal infection of the scalp; occurs mainly in Africa and the Middle East favus
oral antifungal drug (trade name Sporanox) taken for cases of fungal nail disease itraconazole , Sporanox
fungal infection of the cornea keratomycosis
oral antifungal drug (trade name Lamisil) used to treat cases of fungal nail disease Lamisil , terbinafine
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