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Disease Central Nervous System Fungal Infections

Name Central Nervous System Fungal Infections
Synonyms Central Nervous System Mycoses | Fungal Infections, Central Nervous System | Infections, Fungal, Central Nervous System | Mycoses, Central Nervous System
Definition MYCOSES of the brain, spinal cord, and meninges which may result in ENCEPHALITIS; MENINGITIS, FUNGAL; MYELITIS; BRAIN ABSCESS; and EPIDURAL ABSCESS. Certain types of fungi may produce disease in immunologically normal hosts, while others are classified as opportunistic pathogens, causing illness primarily in immunocompromised individuals (e.g., ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROME).
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D020314

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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Fungal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Central Nervous System Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Central Nervous System Fungal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Central Nervous System Fungal Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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