Medical Mycology or Fungal Infections
Fungal Infectious Diseases or Medical mycology is the study of mycoses and variety of physiological conditions and environmental are contributing to evolution of fungal diseases. In immune-compromised hosts systemic fungal infections are usually seen due to the inhalation or localization of fungal spores may persistent of systemic fungal infections lead to pulmonary infections. Fungal infections are usually seen on skin, nails, and hair. Common fungal infections are intertrigo, thrush, and pityriasis versicolor, athlete’s foot, nail infections, ring worm of the body, ring worm of the groin.