dermatophytosis


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Related to dermatophytosis: pityriasis versicolor
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Synonyms for dermatophytosis

fungal infection of the skin (especially of moist parts covered by clothing)

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Dermatophytosis due to Microsporum gypseum reports of eight cases.
Salmonellosis, psittacosis, mycobacteriosis, and dermatophytosis.
Title: Efficacy of CD101, a novel echinocandin, in the treatment of dermatophytosis using a guinea pig (GP) model; C.
The term dermatophytosis describes infections caused by members of the genera Microsporum, Trichophyton, and Epidermophyton.
Tinea capitis was the predominant type of superficial dermatophytosis seen (2.
9% (180/602) had clinically suspected dermatophytosis lesion (majority of them TC), a dermatophyte was isolated in only 5.
The collected samples were prepared for a direct microscopic vision using a slide of Potassium Hydroxide (%10) in order to identify and detect the Dermatophytosis.
Excluding molluscum and verruca, there were 2 other biopsy specimens with an infectious etiology, one of which was dermatophytosis interpreted as "basketweave orthokeratosis with parakeratosis and superficial perivascular lymphocytic infiltrate" and phaeohyphomycosis called SCC.
Background: Trichophyton rubrum represents the most common infectious fungus responsible for dermatophytosis in human, but the mechanism involved is still not completely understood.
Dermatophytosis is infection of superficial keratinized structures of skin and hair of animals caused by group of mycelial fungi known as dermatophytes that infect skin and shafts of hair or wool.