Which of the following is false about mycetoma-
|A||Can affect lower and upper extremities|
|B||Caused by actinomycetes and filamentous fungi|
|C||Diagnosis is by examination of pus|
|D||Uncommon in India|
a. Maduramycosis or mycetoma is very common in India especially in Tamil Nadu and Rajasthan.
b. If it is caused by a filamentous bacteria it is called actinomycetoma.
c. If it is caused by a fungus it is called eumycetoma.
d. World wide àActinomycetoma : Eumycetoma = 60% : 40%
e. India and South east Asia à Actinomycetoma : Eumycetoma = 65% : 35%
f. In Eastern India à Streptomyces viridis has been isolated from a patient of actinomycetoma which is first report of its kind.