Dimorphic fungi cause several common diseases including histoplasmosis, blastomycosis, and coccidioidomycosis. In this five-part presentation, Glenn Roberts, Ph.D., discusses the distribution and ecology of these fungi, as well as their pathogenesis and cultural characteristics, in this five-part presentation.
Dr. Roberts is a Professor of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, and Microbiology, as well as a consultant in the Division of Clinical Microbiology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minn.
Part 1: Blastomycosis
Part 2: Coccidioidomycosis
Part 3: Histoplasmosis
Part 4: Paracoccidioidomycosis and Penicilliosis