Disease Information for Madura foot/Mycetoma/Maduramycosis

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Cutaneous granulomatous ulceration/signs
Cutaneous ulcer/Skin ulcer
Distribution/lower extremity
Draining sinus tract/cutaneous
Foot Dermatitis
Foot Lesion Ulcerating
Foot ulcer
Leg Ulcers in Elderly
Multifocal skin lesions
Wooden Induration extremities
Adenopathy/adenitis - fistula/drainage
Hypertrophic lymphatics/subcutaneous/signs
Indurated lymphatics/extremity/regional
Foot Swelling
Stiffness/swelling lower extremities
Hemoptysis, massive
Ankle swelling/unilateral
Limp
Chronically ill patient/signs
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Presentation/Chronic Painful Infected Indurated Leg
Disease Progression
Course/Chronic only
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
BX/Skin biopsy/Abnormal
BX/Skin biopsy/Granuloma, non-caseating
PATH/Granulomatous tissue/specimen
PATH/Hyphae in tissue
X-RAY
Heel pad thickened
Xray/Heel pad thickened
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Cellulitis
Associated Disease & Complications
Periostitis
Granulomatous Dermatitis
Leg ulcers
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Fungus (category)
AGENT/Tropical infections/diseases
Class
CLASS/Lower extremity involvement/disorder (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Granulomatous skin areas/lesions
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
PROCESS/Inflammatory/Granulomatous disease (ex)
PROCESS/Granulomatous Disease
Synonyms
Synonym
foot mycetoma, Mycetoma foot, Synonym/Maduromycosis
Treatment
Surgical Procedures or Treatments
SX/Biopsy
Definition

Is a chronic fungal infection of the subcutaneous tissue and bone commonly seen in the foot. They also occur in the abdomen, chest wall and head.

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