Common Fungal Diseases of Skin
Granules coming out of the multiple discharging sinuses in mycetoma foot contain: (AIIMS May 2014)
Actinomycetoma refers to infection by actinomycetes of the genera Nocardia, Nocardiopsis, Streptomyces, and Actinomadura. True fungi of many different genera cause Eumycetoma. Mycetoma is a chronic suppurative infection of subcutaneous tissue and characterized by the presence of 'grains', which are tightly clumped colonies of the causative organism.