Identification of Zygomycetes and Diagnosis of Zygomycosis

Identification of zygomycetes and diagnosis of zygomycosis is notoriously difficult. Three main issues are of importance: the identification to the species level of a strain isolated in culture, the identification of a zygomycete as the etiologic agent of infection in tissues (either from fresh biopsy samples or from formalin-fixed paraffin-embedded material), and the identification of a particular strain (i.e. typing of isolates within a given species). Recent advances have been made in these three areas, in particular with the availability and evaluation of new molecular approaches.

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

Cure Your Yeast Infection For Good

The term vaginitis is one that is applied to any inflammation or infection of the vagina, and there are many different conditions that are categorized together under this ‘broad’ heading, including bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis and non-infectious vaginitis.

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