is a genus
of fungi which can cause a number of disease
s, including geotrichosis. The fungi can contaminate grain
. They can usually be found on human skin
, but do not normally cause problems.
is a rare infection of the mouth, respiratory tract, and digestive tract which can cause skin, bronchia
l, mouth, lung, and/or intestinal lesion
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