SPOROTRICHOSIS

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MICROBIOLOGY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY

Sporothrix schenckii is a dimorphic fungus found worldwide in soil, on plants, and on animals. Infection, which results from inoculation of the organism into the skin, is most common among people who participate in landscaping, gardening, or tree farming.

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MICROBIOLOGY AND EPIDEMIOLOGY

Sporothrix schenckii is a dimorphic fungus found worldwide in soil, on plants, and on animals. Infection, which results from inoculation of the organism into the skin, is most common among people who participate in landscaping, gardening, or tree farming.

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