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10 Possible Causes for KOH Preparation showing Fungal Hyphae, Lymphadenopathy, Microsporum

  • Tinea Corporis

    Lymphadenopathy, high IgE antibody levels, and eosinophilia are common. The disorder may be fatal.[visualdx.com] 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

    A 4-year-old girl presented to us with multiple pustules over the occipital scalp for 6 weeks, associated with painful cervical lymphadenopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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

    Sézary syndrome is characterized by blood involvement, exfoliative eryrthroderma, lymphadenopathy, pruritus, keratoderma, and immunosuppression.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] 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 Capitis Profunda

    Lymphadenopathy is frequent.[dermis.net] Thus, some atypical and unusual variations of tinea capitis due to Microsporum (M.) species are presented regarding the clinical pattern.[aspergillus.org.uk] A KOH preparation made from the lesion showed fungal hyphae and the culture for bacterial growth showed growth of Staphylococcus.[indianpediatrics.net]

  • Tinea barbae and Tinea capitis

    Lymphadenopathy is frequent.[dermis.net] […] 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] 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 Imbricata

    It is characterized by a suppurative, tender swelling that is often associated with regional lymphadenopathy and can be mistaken for bacterial folliculitis.[nejm.org] (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]

  • Microsporum Tinea

    […] treatment Presentation Symptoms itchiness hair loss Physical exam single or multiple scaly patches on the scalp alopecia with small black dots from broken-off hairs cervical lymphadenopathy[medbullets.com] A mycological culture was positive for Microsporum gypseum.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] […] alopecia, scale of seborrhea-like flaking throughout the scalp, erythema, pustules, black dots showing that the hair broke off at the follicular orifice, tenderness, pruritus, lymphadenopathy[pedclerk.bsd.uchicago.edu]

  • Pulmonary Sporotrichosis

    Chest X-rays may also prove the existence of tracheobronchial lymphadenopathy.[symptoma.com] B35 Dermatophytosis Includes: favus infections due to species of Epidermophyton, Microsporum and Trichophyton tinea, any type except those in B36.- B35.0 Tinea barbae and[apps.who.int] Figure 2: (a) KOH preparation of sputum shows fungal elements.[jlponline.org]

  • Seborrheic Dermatitis

    A poor response to corticosteroids or the presence of atypical findings (petechiae, purpura, lymphadenopathy, organomegaly, poor growth or diarrhea) are not consistent with[rchsd.org] 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]

  • Mucormycosis

    Imaging of the chest demonstrated a right lung mass with a consolidation in the middle lobe, pleural effusion, and mediastinal lymphadenopathy.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Its pathogens are dermatophytes, usually species in the genera Microsporum and Trichophyton, such as Microsporum canis, Trichophyton tonsurans, and Trichophyton violaceum[doi.org] The black, cottony appearance caused the authors to suspect a fungal etiology, and potassium hydroxide (KOH) preparations showed branched, nonseptate hyphae.[woundsresearch.com]

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