Cutaneous manifestations of systemic mycoses.

  title={Cutaneous manifestations of systemic mycoses.},
  author={B. A. Body},
  journal={Dermatologic clinics},
  volume={14 1},
Systemic fungal diseases are primary pulmonary diseases caused by the dimorphic fungal pathogens, Blastomyces dermatitides, Coccidioides immitis. Histoplasma capsulatum, or Paracoccidioides brasiliensis. Infection occurs after inhalation of the infectious form of the fungus and may be acute, self-limited, or subclinical. Primary cutaneous infection occurs… CONTINUE READING