DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for otomycosis

Otomycosis [DOID:0050147]

A otitis externa which is a disease of the ear produced by the growth of fungi in the external auditory canal. It is characterized by inflammation, pruritus, scaling and severe discomfort. The most common fungi are Aspergillus niger and Candida albicans.

Synonyms:  otomycosis,  DOID:0050147,  Singapore ear