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Ringworm

Caused by Microsporum. Spreads by unbathed cats, dogs or infected persons.

In this, sores are formed which become reddish and contain blisters.

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Some other fungal diseases with their causative agents are Aspergillosis (Aspergillus fumigatus), Meningitis (Cryptococcus neoforrnans), Dermatitis of beard and hair (Trichophyton verrucosum) and Athlete’s foot (Tinea pedis).

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