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Cite this page: Fungi - Trichosporon. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skinnontumorfungitrichosporon.html. Accessed December 2nd, 2016.
Definition / General
- Fungi common in soil that also colonize human skin and GI tract
- Cause superficial infections, such as white piedra (distal infection of hair shaft), and disseminated yeast infections (eMedicine)
- 22 year old man with ALL and post-chemotherapy disseminated fungal infection (Univ of Pittsburgh)