In this book, we discuss the changing medical and public profile of
fungal infections in the period 1850–2000. We consider four sets of diseases:
ringworm and athlete’s foot; thrush or candidiasis ; endemic, geographically
specific infections in North America and mycotoxins; and aspergillosis.
note covers the following topics: Superficial Mycoses, Deep Mycoses, Mixed
Mycoses, Subcutaneous mycoses , Mycologists and clinicians, Common tropical
subcutaneous mycoses, Signs, symptoms, diagnostic methods, therapy, Identify the
causative agent and Adequate treatment.
Author(s): Government Medical College Hospital, Chandigarh
purpose of the book, as its title implies, is to serve as a primer. The contents
are divided into two parts. The first deals with the clinical, theoretical and
experimental aspects of the subject, the second outlines the laboratory
procedures useful in examining a patient suspected of having one of the various
This note explains the following
topics: Structure, Fungal metabolism, Reproduction, Sexual reproduction, Asexual
reproduction, Immunity to fungal infections, Fungal Classification, Human
mycosis terminology, Types of human mycosis, Superficial fungal infection,
Pityriasis versicolor, Candidal infection, Subcutaneous Mycosis, Sporotrichosis,
Systemic Mycosis, Mycotoxicosis.
This note contains the following details
related to mycology: Photo Galleries, Antifungal Treatment Guidelines, Synoptic
Mould Identification Keys, Specimen Collection Video (Skin, Hair and Nails) and
Medical Mycology Case Reports.
Ellis, The University of Adelaide
This note covers the following topics:
Defining the Fungal Kingdom, Major Activities of Fungi, Fungi in Biotechnology,
Fungi in a Broad Sense, The Mycetozoa, The Chromistans, The Stramenopiles, The
Mycota, The Chytridiomycota, The Glomeromycota, The Ascomycota and The Mitosporic