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Zygomycosis is a larger or more categorical term used for referring to infections that are caused because of bread mold fungi of the zygomycota phylum. Anyone who is exposed to this fungi would catch the same. Symptoms here range from swelling and infection in the eye and they may also experience acute infection in the skin areas to.
HOW IS ZYGOMYCOSIS DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis requires deep skin biopsy from the subcutaneous mass for histopathology and for microscopy and fungal culture.
• Culture reveals fast growing fungi characterised by primitive mostly aseptate hyphae.
• Culture at 30C confirms which organism is involved: Conidiobolus sp. will grow white to grey waxy colonies and Basidiobolus sp. will grow cream or yellow waxy colonies.
Care needs to be taken during the biopsy not to damage the fungi because non-viable organisms result in a negative culture result.
HOW IS ZYGOMYCOSIS TREATED?
Treatment consists of prompt and intensive antifungal drug therapy and surgery to remove the infected tissue.The prognosis varies vastly depending upon an individual patient's circumstances culture.
DID YOU KNOW?
Considering that this infection would continue to spread through the body at a fast pace, faster and stronger drugs are required. Else, it can lead to serious health problems and complications.