class Zygomycetes


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Till two decades back zygomycosis due to fungi belonging to the class Zygomycetes and the order Mucorales was considered rare fatal opportunistic fungal infection.
Basidiobolus ranarum is a fungus belonging to the Entomophthoraceae family of the class Zygomycetes and is mainly associated with subcutaneous fat tissue infection involving the limbs, trunk, or buttocks.
Mucormycosis is a rapidly progressive, opporttmistic mycotic infection caused by fungi of the class Zygomycetes, order Mucorales, and generaRhizapus, Rhizamucor, andAbsidia.
It is caused by fungi belonging to class Zygomycetes, order Mucorales.
Zygomycosis/Mucomycosis: Zygomycosis (also called mucomycosis) is a generic term which refers to infections of the class Zygomycetes (also called Phycomycetes); they tend to be both opportunistic and invasive.
Mucormycosis includes diseases caused by all members of the class Zygomycetes, hence it is also known as zygomycosis.
Organisms of the class Zygomycetes, which includes the orders Mucorales and Entomophthorales, are well-known causes of infection in the upper and lower respiratory tract, orbit, meninges, brain, and other sites.