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12 Possible Causes for KOH Preparation showing Fungal Hyphae, Lupus Erythematosus, Microsporum

  • Tinea Corporis

    Abstract Few papers discuss the potential challenge of differentiating dermatophytosis from subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Microsporum canis is a communicable pathogen.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] preparation , possibly with fungal stain, showing segmented hyphae Confirmatory test : fungal culture Wood's light : yellow-green fluorescence of Microsporum species Treatment[amboss.com]

  • Tinea Capitis

    erythematosus Lichen planus Psoriasis Alopecia areata Secondary syphilis Trichotillomania Folliculitis decalvans Kerion Best Tests Subscription Required Management Pearls[visualdx.com] Tinea capitis caused by Microsporum audouinii is reported herein from two Brazilian schoolchildren, which are brothers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] preparation, possibly with fungal stain, showing segmented hyphae Confirmatory test : fungal culture Wood's light : yellow-green fluorescence of Microsporum species Treatment[amboss.com]

  • Tinea Pedis

    Incidence of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, 1965–2005: a population-based study. Arch Dermatol. 2009;145(3):249–253. 4. Moriarty B, Hay R, Morris-Jones R.[aafp.org] Microsporum duboisii Microsporum equinum Microsporum ferrugineum Microsporum fulvum Microsporum gallinae Microsporum gypseum Microsporum langeronii Microsporum nanum Microsporum[en.wikipedia.org] A potassium hydroxide (KOH) preparation of the scrapings directly from a papule showed fungal hyphae, and culture yielded Trichophyton mentagrophytes.[karger.com]

  • Tinea Cruris

    Incidence of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, 1965–2005: a population-based study. Arch Dermatol. 2009;145(3):249–253. 4. Moriarty B, Hay R, Morris-Jones R.[aafp.org] Microsporum canis was the main etiologic agent followed by Trichophyton violaceum, T. mentagrophytes, T. rubrum and Epidermophyton floccosum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] preparation, possibly with fungal stain, showing segmented hyphae Confirmatory test : fungal culture Wood's light : yellow-green fluorescence of Microsporum species Treatment[amboss.com]

  • Tinea Capitis Profunda

    A KOH preparation made from the lesion showed fungal hyphae and the culture for bacterial growth showed growth of Staphylococcus.[indianpediatrics.net] Erythematous, annular lesions on the scalp in a 5-day-old baby has been misdiagnosed as neonatal lupus erythematosus. [3] Limited knowledge of this rare condition in neonates[ijtrichology.com] Thus, some atypical and unusual variations of tinea capitis due to Microsporum (M.) species are presented regarding the clinical pattern.[aspergillus.org.uk]

  • Tinea Versicolor

    erythematosus, and steroid atrophy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] small, round, elevated patches, scaling of the scalp, and dry and brittle hair. tinea cor poris a fungal infection of the glabrous (smooth) skin, usually due to species of Microsporum[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] In 1853, Robin named the infecting yeast Microsporum furfur. The name was altered to Malassezia furfur in Baillon’s text in 1889.[austincc.edu]

  • Tinea Imbricata

    Commonly involve hair bearing areas such as scalp, forehead, the beard presternal or interscapular areas. [1],[2],[3] Discoid Lupus Erythematosus Plaques show erythema, scaling[explainmedicine.com] (Dorland, 27th ed) Microsporum A mitosporic Oxygenales fungal genus causing various diseases of the skin and hair.[bioportfolio.com] A KOH preparation made from the lesion showed fungal hyphae and the culture for bacterial growth showed growth of Staphylococcus.[ijdvl.com]

  • Tinea barbae and Tinea capitis

    preparation , possibly with fungal stain, showing segmented hyphae Confirmatory test : fungal culture Wood's light : yellow-green fluorescence of Microsporum species Treatment[amboss.com] Incidence of cutaneous lupus erythematosus, 1965–2005: a population-based study. Arch Dermatol . 2009;145(3):249–253. 4. Moriarty B, Hay R, Morris-Jones R.[aafp.org] […] audouinii Tinea due to Microsporum canis Tinea due to Microsporum distortum Tinea due to Microsporum equinum Tinea due to Microsporum ferrugineum Tinea due to Microsporum[healthprovidersdata.com]

  • Onychomycosis

    Figure 1: Microscopic examination of potassium hydroxide preparation of subungual debris of onychomycosis showing fungal hyphae ( 10) Click here to view Figure 2: Microscopic[ijdpdd.com] Terbinafine hydrochloride may induce or exacerbate subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus.[en.wikipedia.org] Microsporum gypseum is a geophilic dermatophyte that colonises keratinous substances in the soil. Fur-bearing animals carry this dermatophyte but are rarely infected.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Seborrheic Dermatitis

    Three patients are reported who noted facial erythema with features of both seborrheic dermatitis and lupus erythematosus following the administration of systemic 5-fluorouracil[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The fungus Microsporum gypseum can sometimes cause tinea capitis. This fungus is common in soil and may be transferred to humans by contact with infected animals.[americanhairloss.org] A KOH preparation of scale from the skin may show characteristic "spaghetti and meatballs" appearance of Malassezia spores and hyphae.[infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com]

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