Table of ContentsDefinition / general | Case reports | Clinical images | Microscopic (histologic) images | Additional references
Cite this page: Pernick N. Fungi-Trichosporon. PathologyOutlines.com website. https://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/skinnontumorfungitrichosporon.html. Accessed May 19th, 2022.
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 postchemotherapy disseminated fungal infection (University of Pittsburgh)