Curvularia


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Curvularia

 [ker″vu-lar´e-ah]
a genus of imperfect fungi commonly found in soil and elsewhere; C. luna´ta is found in human mycetomas.

Curvularia

(kŭr'vū-lā'rē-ă),
A genus of dark-colored fungi that grow rapidly on culture media. Generally regarded as contaminants, two species, Curvularia lunata and Curvularia geniculata, are among the species capable of producing mycetoma in humans, keratomycosis, sinusitis, and phaeohyphomycosis.

Curvularia

/Cur·vu·la·ria/ (kur-vu-lar´e-ah) a genus of imperfect fungi commonly found in soil and elsewhere; C. luna´ta is found in human mycetomas.

Curvularia

[ker′vular′eə]
a genus of imperfect fungi commonly found in soil and elsewhere. C. lunata is found in human mycetomas (chronic granulomatous disease).

Cur·vu·la·ri·a

(kŭr-vyū-lar'ē-ă)
An opportunistic fungus widely spread in nature; plant pathogen known to cause leaf spots, seedling blight, and failure of seeds to germinate. In humans, this fungus has been associated with sinusitis, keratitis, pulmonary infections, and in the immunocompromised patient, occasionally, disseminated disease.

Curvularia

a colored fungus associated with blackgrain mycetoma.
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Isolated filamentous fungi belonged to the following genera; Saprolegnia, Aspergiilus, Fusarium, Mucor, Peniciilum, Rhizopus, Scopulariosis, Paecilomyces and Curvularia from Oreocromis species and Clarias gariepinus.
The antifungal activity of methanolic extracts showed maximum value for zone of inhibition against Curvularia sp.
1] The genera which have been commonly described in Indian scenario are Exophiala, Phialophora, Cladosporium, Curvularia, Fonsecaea, and Alternaria.
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0 R 0 R Curvularia Innata * 0 R 0 R Curvularia pallescens * 0 R 0 R Janetia mangiferae * 0 R 0 R Leptoxyphium sp.
Other microbes include Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Bacillus subtilis, Proteus vulgaris, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Fusarium oxysporum, Curvularia lunata, Rhizopus arrhizus, Aspergillus niger, and Aspergillus flavus [16].
Micheli ex Haller, Cladosporium Link, Curvularia Boedijn, Fusarium Link, Microsphaeropsis Hohn.
10,7%) y Neoscytalidium dimidiatum (5,4%); el 10,7% restante de hongos filamentosos no dermatofitos estuvo representado en orden de frecuenciapor Curvularia lunata, Phoma sp.
Dialysate effluent containing black specks and black proteinaceous material has been described in patients performing peritoneal dialysis who developed a fungal peritonitis secondary to Curvularia species (Charlton, Barcia, & Norwood, 2010).