Study of tissue inflammatory response in different mice strains infected by dematiaceous fungi Fonsecaea pedrosoi.

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Summary of "Study of tissue inflammatory response in different mice strains infected by dematiaceous fungi Fonsecaea pedrosoi."

Diseases caused by melanized fungi include mycetoma, chromoblastomycosis and phaeohyphomycosis. This broad clinical spectrum depends on the dynamic interactions between etiologic agent and host. The immune status of the host influences on the development of the disease, as, an exemple. phaeohyphomicosis is more frequently observed in immunocompromised patients.


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Name: Anais brasileiros de dermatologia
ISSN: 1806-4841
Pages: 29-36


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