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Summary: A general term describing various dermatophytoses. Specific types include TINEA CAPITIS (ringworm of the scalp), TINEA FAVOSA (of scalp and skin), TINEA PEDIS (athlete's foot), and tinea unguium (see ONYCHOMYCOSIS, ringworm of the nails). (Dorland, 27th ed)
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- Identification of dermatophyte species causing onychomycosis and tinea pedis by MALDI-TOF mass spectrometryMarcel Erhard
AnagnosTec GmbH, Am Muhlenberg, Potsdam Golm, Germany
Exp Dermatol 17:356-61. 2008..Costs for consumables as well as preparation time are considerably lower than for PCR analysis...
- Dermatoscopy in the diagnosis of tinea nigraMarcus Henrique de S B Xavier
Universidade Federal Fluminense, Hospital Universitario Antonio Pedro, Servico de Dermatologia, Niteroi, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dermatol Online J 14:15. 2008b>Tinea nigra is an asymptomatic superficial fungal infection caused by Phaeoannelomyces werneckii, generally affecting the skin of the palms and characterized by deeply pigmented macular non-scaly patches...
- Dermoscopy improves diagnosis of tinea nigra: a study of 50 casesPeter Piliouras
Department of Dermatology, Royal Brisbane and Women s Hospital, Brisbane, Australia
Australas J Dermatol 52:191-4. 2011b>Tinea nigra is a relatively uncommon dematiaceous fungal infection of the palms and soles, which clinically may mimic a melanocytic lesion...
- Tinea nigra in geographical forms of "heart" and "parrot beak"André Luiz Rossetto
Dermatology Outpatient Clinic at University of Vale do Itajaí Univali Itajaí SC, Brazil
An Bras Dermatol 86:389-90. 2011Through a photographic essay, we identified similarities between hyperchromic maculas of two cases of Tinea Nigra with images of a heart-shaped mangrove called "Coeur de Voh", located on the French island of New Caledonia (Oceania) and ..
- Tinea nigra: successful treatment with topical butenafineAndré Luiz Rossetto
University of Vale of Itajaí Universidade do Vale do Itajai Univali Itajai SC, Brazil
An Bras Dermatol 87:939-41. 2012The authors report a case of Tinea nigra in an 8-year-old child, male, from Itajaí, SC, Brazil, with lesions of the macular hyperchromic type, unique, asymptomatic, localized in the right palmar area...
- Cutaneous infections dermatophytosis, onychomycosis, and tinea versicolorMelody R Vander Straten
Department of Dermatology, Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH, USA
Infect Dis Clin North Am 17:87-112. 2003..More research is needed to continue to develop drugs suitable for use in a broader range of patients and diagnostic tests that may be quicker or more specific than conventional ones...
- Spontaneous cure in a case of Tinea nigraAndré Luiz Rossetto
Vale do Itajaí University, Itajai, SC, Brazil
An Bras Dermatol 87:160-2. 2012The authors report a case (in Itajai, Santa Catarina State, Brazil) of tinea nigra in a 4-year-old female child which spontaneously healed...
- Outbreak of tinea corporis gladiatorum, a fungal skin infection due to Trichophyton tonsurans, in a French high level judo teamD M Poisson
Unite de Microbiologie, CHR d Orleans, hôpital de la Source, Orleans, France
Euro Surveill 10:187-90. 2005An outbreak of 49 cases of tinea corporis gladiatorum due to Trichophyton tonsurans infection occurred in a high level judo team of 131 members in Orleans, central France, between October 2004 and April 2005...
- Tinea incognitoRoberto Arenas
Mycology Section, Department of Dermatology, Dr Manuel Gea Gonzalez General Hospital, Calzada de Tlalpan 4800, 14080 Mexico, DF, Mexico
Clin Dermatol 28:137-9. 2010b>Tinea incognito was first described 50 years ago...
- A case of tinea nigra palmaris in Okinawa, JapanHiroshi Uezato
Department of Dermatology, Ryukyu University School of Medicine, Okinawa, Japan
J Dermatol 33:23-9. 2006We report a case of tinea nigra on the left palm of a 13-year-old girl. She had noticed a pigmented, asymptomatic macule on the left palm approximately 4-5 years prior to her first visit to our hospital...
- Unrecognized dermatophyte infection in ichthyosis vulgarisMaja Grahovac
University Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Zagreb University Hospital Center and School of Medicine, Zagreb, Croatia
Acta Dermatovenerol Croat 17:127-30. 2009..The case showed some clinical peculiarities in terms of both extent of lesions and their clinical appearance...
- Dermacase. Dermatophyte infection (tinea)Irina Turchin
Department of Family Medicine, University of Calgary in Alberta
Can Fam Physician 51:499-501. 2005
- Efficacy of topical griseofulvin in treatment of tinea corporisMohamed A A Kassem
Department of Pharmaceutics, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Mycoses 49:232-5. 2006b>Tinea infections are among the most common dermatological conditions throughout the world...
- Dermatophyte infection in ichthyosis vulgarisG Agostini
Department of Dermatology, University of Florence, Italy
Mycoses 35:197-9. 1992..Association of ichthyosis vulgaris and dermatophytosis--both very common disorders--is to our knowledge a very rare event...
- Common tinea infections in childrenMark D Andrews
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1084, USA
Am Fam Physician 77:1415-20. 2008..These infections (e.g., tinea corporis, pedis, cruris, and unguium) are typically acquired directly from contact with infected humans or animals ..
- Trichophyton rubrum showing deep dermal invasion directly from the epidermis in immunosuppressed patientsK J Smith
Department of Dermatology and Pathology, University of Alabama, EFH Suite 414, 1720 University Blvd, Birmingham, AL 35294-0009, USA
Br J Dermatol 145:344-8. 2001..However, even in these patients, the risk of systemic spread still appears very low. Amphotericin B did not appear effective in treating these dermatophyte infections...
- A case of tinea corporis caused by Arthroderma benhamiae (teleomorph of Tinea mentagrophytes) in a pet shop employeeYumi Shiraki
Department of Dermatology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
J Am Acad Dermatol 55:153-4. 2006We describe herein a case of tinea corporis caused by Arthroderma benhamiae that presented with atypical clinical symptoms. We suggest that this infection has already spread widely in Japan.
- Report of two cases of tinea infection with scutula-like lesions caused by Microsporum gypseumZhang Qianggiang
Int J Dermatol 41:372-3. 2002
- Var. raubitschekii of Trichophyton rubrum as a cause of tinea in GermanyJochen Brasch
Department of Dermatology, University Clinics of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Kiel, Germany
Mycoses 50:2-5. 2007..raubitschekii-infections were meanwhile seen in Germany. All of them were born in Africa and they suffered from tinea corporis or tinea pedum, but onychomycosis was seen as well...
- Scenario of chronic dermatophytosis: an Indian studyG Sentamilselvi
Department of Dermatology, Madras Medical College, Government General Hospital, India
Mycopathologia 140:129-35. 1997..Females were affected more between the ages of 30 to 40 years. Tinea cruris and tinea corporis were the most common clinical types and tinea pedis was the least common type observed...
- An alternative treatment for pityriasis versicolor, tinea cruris, tinea corporis and tinea faciei with topical application of honey, olive oil and beeswax mixture: an open pilot studyN S Al-Waili
Dubai Specialized Medical Center and Medical Research Laboratories, Islamic Establishment for Education, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Complement Ther Med 12:45-7. 2004..To evaluate the possible role of honey, olive oil and beeswax in the treatment of skin fungal infections...
- Pathogenesis of tineaJochen Brasch
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergy, University Clinic of Schleswig Holstein, Kiel, Germany
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 8:780-6. 2010..The resulting clinical picture is called tinea. The pathogenesis and course of tinea is decisively determined by pathogen-related factors and by the defense ..
- Pimecrolimus induced tinea incognito masquerading as intertriginous psoriasisEfstathios Rallis
Mycoses 51:71-3. 2008A 58-year-old, obese, male, army officer was presented with tinea incognito of the groin masking intertriginous psoriasis...
- Comparison of the therapeutic efficacy of oral doses of fluconazole and itraconazole in a guinea pig model of dermatophytosisK Nagino
Bacteriology Laboratory, Central Research, Pfizer Pharmaceuticals Inc, 5 Gochi, Taketoyo cho, Chita, Aichi 470 2396, Japan
J Infect Chemother 6:41-4. 2000..The therapeutic efficacy of FLCZ was approximately equal to that of ITCZ administered at the same doses. These results suggest that FLCZ may be a useful treatment for dermatophytosis...
- Evaluation of antifungal efficacy in an optimized animal model of Trichophyton mentagrophytes-dermatophytosisM A Ghannoum
Center for Medical Mycology, Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 5028, USA
J Chemother 16:139-44. 2004..The optimized guinea pig model was found to be highly reproducible, and useful in the primary screening and evaluation of the anti-dermatophytic efficacy of topical and oral formulations of antifungal agents...
- 'Tinea indecisiva' may mimic the concentric rings of tinea imbricataK Batta
Department of Dermatology, North Staffordshire Hospital, Stoke on Trent ST4 7PA, UK
Br J Dermatol 147:384. 2002
- The first case of tinea faciei caused by Trichophyton mentagrophytes var. erinacei isolated in ChileMarcela Concha
Departments of Dermatology Infectology Clinical Laboratory, Pontifical Catholic University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
Int J Dermatol 51:283-5. 2012..Trichophyton mentagrophytes var. erinacei is a zoophilic dermatophyte transmitted by hedgehogs which human infections manifest as highly inflammatory and pruritic eruptions...
- Tinea gladiatorum: Pennsylvania's experienceThomas D Kohl
Family Medicine Residency, Reading Hospital and Medical Center, 301 South 7th Avenue, Suite 2120, West Reading, PA 19611, U S A
Clin J Sport Med 12:165-71. 2002To describe the impact of ringworm infections in high school wrestlers (tinea gladiatorum) in Pennsylvania during the 1998-1999 scholastic wrestling season.
- KP-103, a novel triazole derivative, is effective in preventing relapse and successfully treating experimental interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis in guinea pigsYoshiyuki Tatsum
Central Research Laboratories, Kaken Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Kyoto, Japan
Microbiol Immunol 46:425-32. 2002The therapeutic efficacy of KP-103, a triazole derivative, for 10 guinea pigs with interdigital tinea pedis or tinea corporis was investigated. Topical KP-103 solution (0...
- Tinea corporis gladiatorum: a cross-sectional studyB B Adams
Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45267 0592, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 43:1039-41. 2000b>Tinea corporis gladiatorum has been an infrequently reported condition in the dermatological literature...
- Trichophyton tonsurans tinea capitis and tinea corporis: treatment and follow-up of four affected family membersJ Ravenscroft
Department of Dermatology, Leeds General Infirmary, West Yorkshire, England
Pediatr Dermatol 17:407-9. 2000..children, ages 2 years and 6 months, simultaneously infected with the dermatophyte Trichophyton tonsurans, causing tinea capitis and tinea corporis in the children and tinea corporis in the parents...
- Tinea incognito in children: 54 casesJ del Boz
Department of Dermatology of the Hospital Costa del Sol Marbella, Marbella, Spain
Mycoses 54:254-8. 2011The incidence of tinea incognito (TI) appears to have increased over recent years, although no large series of cases has been reported in children...
- [Establishing an experimental guinea pig model of dermatophytosis Using Trichophyton rubrum]Xian Jin Chen
Department of Fungal Skin Disease, Institute of Dermatology, CAMS and PUMC, Nanjing 210042, China
Zhongguo Yi Xue Ke Xue Yuan Xue Bao 30:599-602. 2008..To construct an animal model infected by Trichophyton rubrum...
- Pimecrolimus-induced tinea incognitoKevin M Crawford
Malcolm Grow Medical Center, Dermatology Clinic 89, MDOS SGOMD, 1050 West Perimeter Road, Andrews AFB, MD 20762, USA
Skinmed 3:352-3. 2004..The eruption improved dramatically after 3 weeks and eventually cleared completely after 5 weeks of treatment. Topical 2% ketoconazole cream was applied b.i.d. for the final 2 weeks of treatment...
- Tinea versicolor, tinea nigra, white piedra, and black piedraAlexandro Bonifaz
Dermatology Service and Mycology Department, General Hospital of Mexico DO, Dr Balmis 148, Colonia Doctores México DF, 06720, Mexico
Clin Dermatol 28:140-5. 2010..The most frequent types are dermatophytoses or tineas. Tinea versicolor involves the skin in the form of hypochromic or hyperchromic plaques, and tinea nigra affects the skin ..
- Tacrolimus-induced tinea incognitoNarendra Siddaiah
South Sound Inpatient Physicians, Browns Point, Washington 98422, USA
Cutis 73:237-8. 2004..We report the case of a patient in whom topical tacrolimus therapy resulted in widespread lesions of tinea incognito. This case shows that partial treatment of dermatophytosis with griseofulvin may obscure the diagnosis...
- Pustular psoriasis-like tinea incognito due to Trichophyton rubrumGamze Serarslan
Mycoses 50:523-4. 2007b>Tinea incognito describes fungal infections with atypical clinical features and is usually caused by administration of steroids...
- Identification and differentiation of Trichophyton rubrum clinical isolates using PCR-RFLP and RAPD methodsA Hryncewicz-Gwozdz
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Allergology, Wrocław Medical University, Chałubińskiego 1, 50 368 Wrocław, Poland
Eur J Clin Microbiol Infect Dis 30:727-31. 2011..rubrum clinical isolates. Fifty-seven isolates from as many tinea patients were subjected to species identification by polymerase chain reaction restriction fragment length ..
- [The pathophysiology and defense mechanism against superficial and subcutaneous fungal infection]Hiroshi Nakajima
Yokohama City University, Matsuda machi, Ashigarakami gun, Kanagawa 258 0003, Japan
Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 46:5-9. 2005..forming a paradoxical feature with little inflammatory reaction and abundant fungal elements (so-called atypical tinea)...
- Tinea gladiatorum: wrestling's emerging foeT D Kohl
First Medical Group, Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, USA
Sports Med 29:439-47. 2000b>Tinea corporis, or ringworm, has become a common nuisance in competitive wrestling...
- An epidemic of tinea corporis caused by Trichophyton tonsurans among children (wrestlers) in GermanyM El Fari
Department of Microbiology and Hygiene, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
Mycoses 43:191-6. 2000An outbreak of tinea corporis due to Trichophyton tonsurans among 46 children (aged 7-17 years) was investigated. Most of them were wrestlers...
- Clinico-epidemiological and mycological aspects of tinea incognito in Iran: A 16-year studyAkram Ansar
Dermatology Department, Hamadan University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Hamadan, Iran
Med Mycol J 52:25-32. 2011b>Tinea incognito is a dermatophytic infection in which topical or systemic steroids have modified the clinical appearance of the mycosis and mimicking other skin diseases.
- Efficacy testing of antimycotic prophylactics in an animal modelA Treiber
Universitatsklinikum Dusseldorf, Tierversuchsanlage, Moorenstrasse 5, D 40225 Dusseldorf, Germany
Int J Hyg Environ Health 204:239-43. 2001..As an example the results of a successful prophylactic treatment against T. mentagrophytes with the antimycotic prophylactic Laudamonium (1%) are presented...
- "Tinea pseudoimbricata": tinea corporis in a renal transplant recipient mimicking the concentric rings of tinea imbricataS P R Lim
Clin Exp Dermatol 28:332-3. 2003
- Experimental guinea pig model of dermatophytosis: a simple and useful tool for the evaluation of new diagnostics and antifungalsD M Saunte
Unit of Bacteriology, Mycology and Parasitology, Statens Serum Institut, Copenhagen, Denmark
Med Mycol 46:303-13. 2008..mentagrophytes. In conclusion, we established a dermatophytosis animal model, which was proven useful for evaluating diagnostic methods and antifungal susceptibility testing...
- The first isolation in Japan of Trichophyton mentagrophytes var. erinacei causing tinea manuumTakashi Mochizuki
Department of Dermatology, Kanazawa Medical University, Uchinada, Ishikawa, Japan
Int J Dermatol 44:765-8. 2005
- The antifungal activity of mupirocinR O Nicholas
SmithKline Beecham Pharmaceuticals, Collegeville, PA 19426, USA
J Antimicrob Chemother 43:579-82. 1999..When administered topically, mupirocin was efficacious in a T. mentagrophytes ringworm model in guinea pigs. These results suggest that mupirocin could have clinical utility for superficial infections caused by dermatophytes...
- Increased incidence of Trichophyton tonsurans tinea capitis in Ontario, Canada between 1985 and 1996A K Gupta
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Science Center and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Med Mycol 36:55-60. 1998In Canada, since the 1990s, Trichophyton tonsurans has emerged as the main cause of tinea capitis. Prior to this the more common agents were T. verrucosum, Microsporum canis and M. audouinii. Over the past few years the incidence of T...
- Evaluation of a PCR melting profile method for intraspecies differentiation of Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton interdigitaleJustyna Leibner-Ciszak
Gdansk University of Technology, Chemical Faculty, Department of Microbiology, ul Narutowicza 11 12, 80 233 Gdansk, Poland
J Med Microbiol 59:185-92. 2010..canis isolates with either method. These results demonstrate that PCR-MP is a reliable method for the differentiation of T. rubrum and T. interdigitale strains and yields a discriminatory power that is at least equal to that of RAPD...
- Trichophyton rubrum autoinoculation from infected nails is not such a rare phenomenonJacek C Szepietowski
Mycoses 51:345-6. 2008..Here, we present a rare case report - an inflammatory tinea barbae due to an anthropophilic fungus (Trichophyton rubrum), which is the main pathogen of onychomycosis and ..
- Tinea faciei in an infant caused by Microsporum gypseum simulating a dry impetigoPaulo Ricardo Criado
Dermatology Unit, Hospital do Servidor Publico Estadual de Sao Paulo, Brazil
Pediatr Dermatol 22:536-8. 2005..The initial examination led us to the clinical diagnosis of impetigo. The mycologic studies found an uncommon dermatophyte agent, Microsporum gypseum. The main differential diagnosis of tinea faciei is discussed.
- Tinea faciei incognito due to Trichophyton rubrum as a result of autoinoculation from onychomycosisPietro Nenoff
Laboratorium für medizinische Mikrobiologie, Mölbis, Germany
Mycoses 50:20-5. 2007..Two patients suffering from tinea faciei incognito caused by Trichophyton rubrum are presented...
- A clinico-epidemiological study on tinea gladiatorum in Iranian wrestlers and mat contamination by dermatophytesMohammad Reza Aghamirian
Medical Parasitology and Mycology Department, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Qazvin, Iran
Mycoses 54:248-53. 2011..Dermatophytosis is still being considered as one of the major public health problems in wrestlers...
- Safety and efficacy of short-duration oral terbinafine for the treatment of tinea corporis or tinea cruris in subjects with HIV infection or diabetesP Rich
Department of Dermatology, Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, USA
Cutis 68:15-22. 2001..To determine the safety and efficacy of oral terbinafine for the treatment of tinea corporis or tinea cruris in subjects with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection or diabetes, 2 prospective, ..
- Common features of periocular tineaS Alison Finger Basak
Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, and St Louis Children s Hospital, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
Arch Ophthalmol 129:306-9. 2011To present the common features of periocular tinea to aid physicians in future diagnosis and therapy of this condition, because superficial fungal infections on the face are often misdiagnosed owing to the diverse morphologies that they ..
- Once daily treatment with terbinafine 1% cream (Lamisil) for one week is effective in the treatment of tinea corporis and cruris. A placebo-controlled studyU Budimulja
Department of Dermato-Venereology, School of Medicine, University of Indonesia, Jakarta
Mycoses 44:300-6. 2001..the efficacy and tolerability of terbinafine 1% cream, applied once daily for 7 days, in adult patients with tinea corporis/cruris...
- Skin disorders, including pyoderma, scabies, and tinea infectionsRoss M Andrews
Menzies School of Health Research, Charles Darwin University, PO Box 41096, Darwin, Northern Territory 0811, Australia
Pediatr Clin North Am 56:1421-40. 2009Pyoderma, scabies, and tinea are common childhood skin disorders too often considered to be merely of nuisance value. More than 111 million children are believed to have pyoderma, with many also co-infected with scabies, tinea, or both...
- Tinea corporis and tinea capitisRosemary Shy
Wayne State University, Children s Hospital of Michigan, Detroit, MI, USA
Pediatr Rev 28:164-74. 2007
- Tinea incognito due to Trichophyton mentagrophytesMaría Elena Sánchez-Castellanos
Department of Paediatric Dermatology, Dermatopathology and Micology, Instituto Dermatológico de Jalisco Dr José Barba Rubio, Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
Mycoses 50:85-7. 2007b>Tinea incognito is a ringworm infection modified by corticosteroids. We report a case of a 2-year-old girl who developed tinea incognito due to Trichophyton mentagrophytes after applying methylprednisolone aceponate for 3 months...
- Expression and potential function of cathelicidin antimicrobial peptides in dermatophytosis and tinea versicolorBelen Lopez-Garcia
Division of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, and VA San Diego Healthcare Center, San Diego, CA, USA
J Antimicrob Chemother 57:877-82. 2006This study was designed to characterize the role of the human cathelicidin LL-37 in fungal skin infections such as dermatophytosis and tinea versicolor.
- [Scarring tinea profunda in the pubic area due to Trichophyton verrucosum]S Grunewald
Klinik fur Dermatologie, Venerologie und Allergologie, Universitatsklinikum Leipzig
Hautarzt 57:811-3. 2006..Because of the unusual location, molecular species differentiation was performed identifying Trichophyton verrucosum. Although the patient was treated with systemic antifungals, the infection resulted in scarring alopecia...
- Tinea corporis gladiatorumBrian B Adams
University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, and Veterans Administration Medical Center, OH 45267 0592, USA
J Am Acad Dermatol 47:286-90. 2002..b>Tinea corporis gladiatorum, caused in most cases by Trichophyton tonsurans, infects wrestlers at alarming rates...
- Widespread tinea corporis caused by Trichophyton rubrum with non-typical cultural characteristics--diagnosis via PCRFlorian Seyfarth
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
Mycoses 50:26-30. 2007..In the present study, we describe a patient without immunodeficiency or diabetes presenting with widespread tinea corporis caused by T. rubrum. The fungal isolate showed atypical morphological features...
- Differentiation of Trichophyton rubrum clinical isolates from Japanese and Chinese patients by randomly amplified polymorphic DNA and DNA sequence analysis of the non-transcribed spacer region of the rRNA geneXiumin Yang
Department of Dermatology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
J Dermatol Sci 54:38-42. 2009..Trichophyton rubrum is the most common pathogen causing dermatophytosis worldwide. Recent genetic investigations showed that the microorganism originated in Africa and then spread to Europe and North America via Asia...
- Scutular tinea of the scrotum: report of two casesAuro Prochnau
Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil
Mycoses 48:162-4. 2005..We report two patients with this type of tinea: one immune suppressed by HIV infection and another immunocompetent without comorbidity...
- Tinea incognito in Italy: a 15-year surveyC Romano
Institute of Dermatological Sciences, University of Siena, Via Monte Santo 3, 53100 Siena, Italy
Mycoses 49:383-7. 2006b>Tinea incognito or steroid modified tinea is a dermatophytic infection in which topical or systemic steroids, administered as a result of dermatological misdiagnosis or preexisting pathologies, have modified the clinical appearance of ..
- Molecular markers reveal exclusively clonal reproduction in Trichophyton rubrumY Graser
Department of Microbiology and Hygiene Charité Virchow, Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany
J Clin Microbiol 37:3713-7. 1999..Interestingly, none of the methods used revealed any DNA polymorphism, indicating a strictly clonal mode of reproduction and a strong adaptation to human skin...
- Ajoene in the topical short-term treatment of tinea cruris and tinea corporis in humans. Randomized comparative study with terbinafineE Ledezma
Centro de Investigationes en Ciencias de la Salud CICS, Instituto de Investigación y Desarrollo Anzoátegui, Escuela de Medicina, Universidad de Oriente, Núcleo Anzoátegui, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
Arzneimittelforschung 49:544-7. 1999..6%, gel) with terbinafine (CAS 91161-71-6) (1%, cream) for the treatment of tinea corporis and tinea cruris...
- Efficacy and safety of terbinafine 1% solution in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis or tinea crurisM Lebwohl
Mount Sinai Medical Center, 5 E 98th St, 12th Floor, Box 1048, New York, NY 10029, USA
Cutis 67:261-6. 2001..studies assessed the efficacy and safety of a new terbinafine 1% solution for the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis or tinea cruris (tinea corporis/cruris)...
- Comparative study between terbinafine 1% emulsion-gel versus ketoconazole 2% cream in tinea cruris and tinea corporisA Bonifaz
Dermatology Service and Mycology Department, General Hospital of Mexico, Zempoalo 60 101, Navarte, Mexico D F, C P 03020, Mexico
Eur J Dermatol 10:107-9. 2000..efficacy and safety of topical 1 % emulsion-gel of terbinafine versus 2% ketoconazole cream in the treatment of tinea corporis and tinea cruris...
- Rapid treatment of tinea nigra palmaris with ciclopirox olamine gel, 0.77%Ted Rosen
Department of Dermatology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77005, USA
Skinmed 5:201-3. 2006..Clinical and microscopic findings were classic for tinea nigra palmaris. Medical, family, and social history were all unremarkable...
- Tinea nigra: report of twelve cases in VenezuelaCelina Perez
Sección de Micología Médica, Instituto de Medicina Tropical, 1041 Caracas, Venezuela
Mycopathologia 160:235-8. 2005b>Tinea nigra is a superficial mycotic infection produced by Hortaea werneckii, formerly known as Phaeoannelomyces werneckii, formerly known as Exophiala werneckii, and Stenella araguata, the latter autochthonous in Venezuela, it was first ..
- Tinea imbricata in the AmericasAlexandro Bonifaz
Department of Mycology and Dermatology Service, General Hospital of Mexico DO, Mexico City, Mexico
Curr Opin Infect Dis 24:106-11. 2011The aim is to provide an overview on tinea imbricata, or Tokelau, a superficial mycosis caused by Trichophyton concentricum, a strictly anthropophilic dermatophyte with a well-defined geographic distribution and predisposing factors that ..
- A study on stability of phenotype and genotype of Trichophyton rubrumYang Guoling
Department of Bioengineering, Dalian University of Technology, 116024, Dalian, China
Mycopathologia 161:205-12. 2006..To explore the stability of phenotype and genotype in Trichophyton rubrum...
- Evaluation of combined deactivators-supplemented agar medium (CDSAM) for recovery of dermatophytes from patients with tinea pedisMakoto Adachi
Department of Dermatology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan
Med Mycol 45:347-9. 2007..Culture studies were conducted with skin scales collected from 44 patients with tinea pedis who had been treated for two weeks with topical antifungal drugs...
- Molecular taxonomy of the Trichophyton rubrum complexY Graser
Institut für Mikrobiologie und Hygiene, Department of Parasitology Charité, Humboldt Universitat, Berlin, Germany
J Clin Microbiol 38:3329-36. 2000..nigricans, Trichophyton soudanense, Trichophyton violaceum var. indicum, and Trichophyton yaoundei) were reclassified or synonymized as T. rubrum or T. violaceum...
- Comparative efficacy of topical 1% butenafine and 1% clotrimazole in tinea cruris and tinea corporis: a randomized, double-blind trialArchana Singal
Department of Dermatology and STD, University College of Medical Sciences, Delhi, India
J Dermatolog Treat 16:331-5. 2005Localized tinea cruris and tinea corporis can be treated by topical imidazoles (clotrimazole) or newer topical agents like butenafine, a benzylamine derivative with fungicidal activity...
- In vitro and in vivo activities of the novel azole antifungal agent r126638F Odds
University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 48:388-91. 2004....
- Tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea nigra, and piedraAditya K Gupta
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center Sunnybrook site, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
Dermatol Clin 21:395-400, v. 2003b>Tinea infections are among the most common dermatologic conditions throughout the world...
- Eczema herpeticum localized to area of tinea crurisSung Ho Kang
Department of Dermatology, Chonbuk National University Medical School, Korea
J Dermatol 31:60-2. 2004..We experienced a patient with tinea cruris who developed EH within a fungal infection...
- A study on tinea gladiatorum in young wrestlers and dermatophyte contamination of wrestling mats from Sari, IranMohammad T Hedayati
Medical mycology and Parasitology Department, Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, School of Medicine, Sari, Iran
Br J Sports Med 41:332-4. 2007To study the prevalence of tinea gladiatorum among young wrestlers and dermatophyte contamination of wrestling mats from Sari city, the capital of Mazandaran, a northern province of Iran.
- Strain differentiation of Trichophyton rubrum by randomly amplified polymorphic DNA and analysis of rDNA nontranscribed spacerLilian Cristiane Baeza
Departamento de Analises Clinicas, Faculdade de Ciêlncias Farmacêuticas, UNESP, Rua Expedicionários do Brasil 1621, Araraquara, SP, CEP 14801 902, Brazil
J Med Microbiol 55:429-36. 2006..It is concluded that molecular analysis has important implications for epidemiological studies, and RAPD analysis is especially suitable for molecular typing in T. rubrum...
- Topical treatment of common superficial tinea infectionsAndrew Weinstein
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami School of Medicine, FL 33101, USA
Am Fam Physician 65:2095-102. 2002b>Tinea infections are superficial fungal infections caused by three species of fungi collectively known as dermatophytes...
- Inflammatory tinea pedis/manuum masquerading as bacterial cellulitisSusan M Sweeney
Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester 01605, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1149-52. 2002b>Tinea pedis and tinea manuum in children are more common than previously recognized. Clinical presentations of dermatophyte infections may vary in children and may be difficult to diagnose.
- Assessment of the treatment protocol described in the guidelines for Trichophyton tonsurans infectionYumi Shiraki
Department of Dermatology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, 2 1 1 Hongo, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 49:27-31. 2008..Infection usually provokes only a weak inflammatory response, and treatment compliance tends to be poor...
- Dermatophytoses in outpatients attending the Dermatology Center of Avicenna Hospital in Qazvin, IranMohammad Reza Aghamirian
Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Medicine, Qazvin University of Medical Sciences and Health Services, Qazvin, Iran
Mycoses 51:155-60. 2008..6%) and T. violaceum, T. schoenleinii and Microsporum canis (0.9%). The most common type of infection was tinea cruris (31.9%) affecting in particular male patients...
- [Trichophyton violaceum infection occurring in a nursing home]Hiroyuki Kakutani
Aioi Dermatological Clinic, Yamagata, and Department of Dermatology, Kanazawa Medical University, Ishikawa, Japan
Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 46:279-84. 2005..violaceum infection seen in a nursing home are reported. A 66-year-old female (case 1) was found with tinea corporis on her face, chest and shoulder, associated with black dot ringworm...
- A case of Trichophyton tonsurans infection in which incubation time can be estimatedMaho Kondo
J Dermatol 33:156-7. 2006
- Dermatophytoses in monterrey, méxicoOliverio Welsh
Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario José E González, Monterrey, NL, Mexico
Mycoses 49:119-23. 2006..A total of 726 tinea pedis, 613 tinea unguium, 441 tinea capitis, 395 tinea corporis and 222 tinea cruris cases were observed...
- Epidemiology of dermatophytic infections in Rome, Italy: a retrospective study from 2002 to 2004V Panasiti
Department of Dermatology, University La Sapienza, Viale del Policlinico, Rome, Italy
Med Mycol 45:57-60. 2007..For the first time we described an inversion of the T. rubrum/T. mentagrophytes ratio, the latter being more frequently encountered. We also observed the emergence of M. audouinii...
- [Etiological agents of dermatomycoses isolated in a hospital of Santa Fe City, Argentina]M E Nardin
Sección Microbiología, Laboratorio Central, Hospital Dr J M Cullen, Avenida Freyre 2150 3000 Santa Fe, Argentina
Rev Argent Microbiol 38:25-7. 2006..Fourteen non-dermatophytic fungi (Fusarium spp. and Aspergillus spp.) were isolated, and considered emergent pathogens from superficial mycoses...
- Tinea corporis treated with a combined topical therapy containing isoconazole and a corticosteroidJaco Jurgens
General Practitioner, Krugersdorp, Gauteng, South Africa
Mycoses 51:37-8. 2008
- The man who got too close to his cowsShane Silver
Department of Dermatology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2, Canada
Diagn Microbiol Infect Dis 60:419-20. 2008..History revealed that his cows were being treated for "ringworm". His diagnosis was confirmed by skin biopsy demonstrating fungal elements and culture yielding T. verrucosum. The farmer was successfully treated with itraconazole...
- Dermatophytoses in cats and humans in central Italy: epidemiological aspectsR Iorio
Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche Comparate, Università di Teramo, Teramo, Italy
Mycoses 50:491-5. 2007..canis was contact with animals followed by young age. None of the variables considered was associated with positivity for T. mentagrophytes while positivity for other fungi was correlated with life in the countryside...
- Nail sampling in onychomycosis: comparative study of curettage from three sites of the infected nailAvner Shemer
Department of Dermatology, Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel
J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 5:1108-11. 2007..The purpose of this study was to compare results of curettage technique of nail sampling in the diagnosis of onychomycosis from three different sites of the affected nail to establish the best location of sampling...
- Generalized tinea corporis due to Trichophyton rubrum in ichthyosis vulgarisW Hoetzenecker
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 21:1129-31. 2007
- Atypical manifestations of tinea corporisMirjana Ziemer
Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Friedrich Schiller University, Jena, Germany
Mycoses 50:31-5. 2007b>Tinea corporis classically presents as an erythematous annular plaque with a scaly, centrifugally advancing border. However, sometimes vesicles and pustules are observed...
- Tinea faciei: a report on four casesA Khaled
Department of Dermatology, Charles Nicolle Hospital, Tunis, Tunisia
Acta Dermatovenerol Alp Pannonica Adriat 16:170-3. 2007Four cases of tinea faciei that were observed at the Department of Dermatology of Charles Nicolle Hospital in Tunis are reported. All patients were females, ages 54 (patient 1), 38 (patient 2), 30 (patient 3), and 50 (patient 4)...
- [Facial dermatophytide reaction]B Monteagudo Sánchez
An Pediatr (Barc) 68:411-2. 2008
- Tinea incognito hidden under apparently treatment-resistant pemphigus foliaceusEmmanuella Guenova
Acta Derm Venereol 88:276-7. 2008
- Targeting the calcineurin pathway enhances ergosterol biosynthesis inhibitors against Trichophyton mentagrophytes in vitro and in a human skin infection modelChiatogu Onyewu
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Antimicrob Agents Chemother 51:3743-6. 2007..The fluconazole-FK506 combination demonstrated the most obvious advantage over single-drug therapy by clearing conidia and protecting skin from damage at low drug concentrations...
- A molecular toolbox for hypothesis testing in the dermatophytesTheodore C White; Fiscal Year: 2010..are pathogenic fungi responsible for a variety of skin and nail infections, including athlete's foot and tinea capitis, a common fungal infection of the head in patients in socio- economically depressed areas...
- FOLLOW-UP OF PATIENTS X-IRRADIATED FOR SCALP RINGWORMRoy Shore; Fiscal Year: 1993..is to evaluate the incidence of tumors of the head and neck in a population treated for ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis) with x-rays between 1940 and 1959, as compared with a similar group who received only topical medications ..
- RADIATION DOSIMETRY FOR EPIDEMIOLOGIC STUDIESMarilyn Stovall; Fiscal Year: 1993..of scoliosis; children treated for all types of cancer and benign conditions, such as lymphoid hyperplasia and tinea capitis; men treated for peptic ulcer and cancer of the testes; and patients treated by neutron beams for all ..
- FUNGAL PROTEIN/GLYCOPROTEIN EXPRESSION IN TINEA CAPITISSusan Abdel Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2003Worldwide, tinea capitis remains a persistent and highly infection in children with as many as 1 in 10 children at any ne time demonstrating active infection or serving as carriers of the fungus. At the applicant institution we treated 4...
- Evaluating Trichophyton tonsurans Carriage and InfectionSusan Abdel Rahman; Fiscal Year: 2006DESCRIPTION (provided by the applicant): Tinea capitis is an overwhelmingly prevalent disease in the pediatric population being estimated to occur in approximately 1 in 20 children...
- Repair & Prevention of DNA Damage & Breast Cancer RiskRoy Shore; Fiscal Year: 2005..The polymorphisms either have not been studied previously in relation to breast cancer risk, or their contribution to risk is uncertain because of limitations in previous studies. ..
- JUSTA: Justice and Health for Poultry WorkersSARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- MECHANISM OF IL-12 INHIBITION BY CANDIDA ALBICANSMahmoud Ghannoum; Fiscal Year: 2009..Data obtained from these studies will lead to a better understanding of the complex immune response to CA infection and may identify novel prevention/treatment strategies for candidiasis. ..
- African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer BeliefThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older AdultsThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Rural Elders' Diabetes Self Management: Development of a Common Sense Model InvenSara A Quandt; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Differences in CAM Use Among Minority Older AdultsThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2005..abstract_text> ..
- RURAL ELDERS: ETHNICITY, FOOD MEANING & DIET MEASUREMENTSARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2004..These participants will complete six 24 hour diet recall interviews over a six month period, which will be used to validate the adapted Food Frequency Questionnaire and Meal Pattern Questionnaire. ..
- Noise, Solvents, and Hearing LossPeter Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2004..A nested case control study will match cases of hearing loss identified in the cohort with controls by age at hire, year of hire, sex, and gender, to further explore these relationships. ..
- Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & HealthThomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' FamiliesThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- Biology and Drug Resistance of Candida BiofilmsMahmoud Ghannoum; Fiscal Year: 2005..albicans biofilms. By studying biofilm model systems and applying this knowledge to the patient population, we will gain a wealth of data about the biology and drug resistance of C. albicans in biofilms. ..
- Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable DataThomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..
- In Vivo Expression of Candida Drug Resistance GenesTHEODORE WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2004..abstract_text> ..
- Azoles and Candida in AIDS-Transcriptional RegulationTHEODORE WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Azoles and Candida in AIDS - A Whole Cell ResponseTHEODORE WHITE; Fiscal Year: 2004....
- AIDS Related Candidiasis: Dynamic Expression of Drug Resistant GenesTheodore C White; Fiscal Year: 2010..This has clinical significance, as fungi in a patient are never simply exposed to one defined set of drug/fungus conditions. ..
- AIDS Related Oral Candidiasis: Drugs, Sterols, and Fungal CellsTheodore C White; Fiscal Year: 2010..Understanding the interactions between azoles and fungal cells is a clinically significant issue, with the potential for improving diagnosis, treatment and prevention of fungal infections and resistance. ..