Sporothrix schenckii


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Sporothrix schenckii

The causative agent of sporotrichosis.
See also: Sporothrix
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"Sporothrix schenckii is found throughout the world, including the U.S.," says the report.
Anti-fungal activity against Sporothrix schenckii and Fusarium proliferatum has also been demonstrated in crude extracts from underground parts of J.
Manente et al., "The NLRP3 inflammasome contributes to host protection during Sporothrix schenckii infection," Immunology, vol.
Schubach, "Sporothrix schenckii and sporotrichosis," Clinical Microbiology Reviews, vol.
A repeat BAL of the right and left lower lobes revealed the presence of Sporothrix schenckii sensu lato.
Differential diagnosis for skin nodules in a sporotrichoid-spread pattern includes Sporothrix schenckii, M.
Song et al., "Antifungal curcumin promotes chitin accumulation associated with decreased virulence of Sporothrix schenckii," International Immunopharmacology, vol.
Monoarylsubstituted-1,4- naphthoquinones showed antifungal activity compared to antifungal drugs (Fluconazole) against Sporothrix schenckii and Amphotericin-B against Trichophyton mentagraphytes.
Sporotrichosis: This disease is caused by Sporothrix schenckii, and most infections are opportunistic, self-limiting, and cutaneous.
Common fungi causing conjunctivitis are: Candida albicans, Candida parapsilosis, Candida tropicalis, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis, Coccidioides immitis, Blastomyces dermatitidis, Rhinosporidium seeberi, Sporothrix schenckii, etc.