Genital Fungal Infections In Men

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Definition

Blastomycosis is a rare infection that may develop when people breathe in (inhale) a fungus called Blastomyces dermatitidis, which is found in wood and soil.

See also: Skin lesion of blastomycosis


Alternative Names

North American blastomycosis; Gilchrist's disease


Causes, incidence, and risk factors

You can get blastomyocosis by inhaling Blastomyces dermatitidis particles, a fungus that is found in moist soil, particularly where there is rotting vegetation. The fungus enters the body...

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