Scopulariopsis

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Scopulariopsis

(skō'pyū-lar'ē-op'sis),
A genus of filamentous fungi rarely pathogenic for humans; several species have been implicated in onychomycosis, ulcerating granuloma, and other "mycotic" entities. Penicillium-like, it is common in nature and generally a contaminant in laboratory cultures of human tissues.
[Mod. L. scopula, a small broom, + G. opsis, appearance]

Scopulariopsis

a fungus causing hyalohyphomycosis.

Scopulariopsis brevicaulis
an uncommon cause of ringworm in cattle.
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Dermatofitler disinda Aspergillus turlerine, Sporothrix schenkii, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Histoplasma capsulatum, Malassezia furfur, Cryptococcus neoformans, Scopulariopsis brevicaulis gibi organizmalara karsi da yuksek etkinlik gosterir (22,23).