Within onychomycosis, the term refers solely to dermatophyte nail infections.
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A 21-year-old man comes to the clinic because his toenail has been disfigured for the past few weeks. Physical exam shows a fungal infection of his toenail, as seen below. KOH preparation verifies that it is a distal subungual onychomycosis. Which of the following fungi is the most likely cause of his infection?