[ spôr′ə-thrĭks′ ]
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A genus of dimorphic imperfect fungi, including the species S. schenckii, the causative agent of sporotrichosis.
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Sporotrichosis is a mycotic infection due to the sporothrix Shenkii.Manual of Surgery|Alexis Thomson and Alexander Miles