What is another word for mycosis?

26 synonyms found


[ ma͡ɪkˈə͡ʊsɪs], [ ma‍ɪkˈə‍ʊsɪs], [ m_aɪ_k_ˈəʊ_s_ɪ_s]

Related words: fungal disease, fungus, ringworm, athlete's foot, jock itch

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    How to use "Mycosis" in context?

    What is mycosis?

    Mycosis is an infection caused by fungi. Although there are many fungi that can cause mycosis, the most common types are dermatophytosis, caused by dermatophytes, and tinea corporis, caused by different species of the yeast fungus Trichophyton. Other fungal infections that can lead to mycosis include histoplasmosis, caused by histoplasmas, and aspergillosis, caused by Aspergillus. In general, any infection of the skin or lungs caused by fungi can lead to mycosis.

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