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Mycetoma

A chronic progressive subcutaneous infection caused by species of fungi (eumycetoma), or actinomycetes (actinomycetoma). It is characterized by tumefaction, abscesses, and tumor-like granules representing microcolonies of pathogens, such as MADURELLA fungi and bacteria ACTINOMYCETES, with different grain colors.
Also Known As:
Actinomycetoma; Eumycetoma; Actinomycetomas; Eumycetomas; Foot, Madura; Maduromycoses; Mycetomas; Madura Foot; Maduromycosis
Networked: 313 relevant articles (29 outcomes, 18 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Infection
2. Chromoblastomycosis (Chromomycosis)
3. Histoplasmosis
4. Hemoptysis
5. Mycoses (Diseases, Fungus)

Experts

1. van de Sande, Wendy W J: 21 articles (09/2015 - 04/2005)
2. Fahal, Ahmed H: 14 articles (09/2015 - 03/2007)
3. van Belkum, Alex: 10 articles (01/2013 - 03/2002)
4. Vera-Cabrera, Lucio: 9 articles (11/2014 - 03/2004)
5. Welsh, Oliverio: 8 articles (10/2014 - 03/2004)
6. Arenas, Roberto: 6 articles (04/2011 - 05/2006)
7. Fahal, A H: 5 articles (10/2015 - 09/2003)
8. Fahal, Ahmed: 5 articles (03/2015 - 03/2002)
9. Ocampo-Candiani, Jorge: 5 articles (07/2011 - 01/2008)
10. Kloezen, Wendy: 4 articles (07/2015 - 11/2012)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Mycetoma:
1. posaconazoleFDA Link
2. Itraconazole (Sporanox)FDA LinkGeneric
3. Amikacin (A.M.K)FDA LinkGeneric
4. terbinafine (Lamisil)FDA LinkGeneric
5. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)IBA
6. Amphotericin B (Amphotericin)FDA LinkGeneric
7. AntibodiesIBA
8. Ciprofloxacin (Cipro)FDA LinkGeneric
9. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)FDA LinkGeneric
10. Ketoconazole (Nizoral)FDA LinkGeneric

Therapies and Procedures

1. Amputation
2. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
3. Nebulizers and Vaporizers (Inhaler)
4. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy)
5. Transplants (Transplant)