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46 Possible Causes for Microsporum, Scarring Alopecia

  • Tinea Capitis

    Tinea capitis caused by Microsporum audouinii is reported herein from two Brazilian schoolchildren, which are brothers.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This variant should be recognized to prevent misdiagnosis of dissecting cellulitis and allow proper treatment to prevent scarring alopecia.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] We report the case of a 36-year-old Senegalese male with non-scarring alopecia of the scalp, including nodules and pustules, diagnosed as tinea capitis caused by Trichophyton[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tinea Favosa

    From Latin, favus, a honeycomb. favus a disease of fowls caused by Microsporum gallinae. Small white patches appear on the comb, then coalesce and thicken.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] Scarring alopecia develops subsequently.[mycosesstudygroup.org] On cutaneous examination, as an incidental finding, we found scarring alopecia over almost entire scalp and multiple, variable sized, yellow crusted lesions with depressed[e-ijd.org]

  • Tinea Capitis Profunda

    Thus, some atypical and unusual variations of tinea capitis due to Microsporum (M.) species are presented regarding the clinical pattern.[aspergillus.org.uk] After 72 days of treatment with oral terbinafine, topical naftifineketoconazole cream, and ketoconazole shampoo, the lesions were resolved, leaving residual scarring alopecia[mmy.oxfordjournals.org] A delay in diagnosis and treatment can result in scarring alopecia.[nejm.org]

  • Tinea Barbae

    Most of the reported cases are caused by one of the Trichophyta, usually Trichophyton mentagrophytes, but Microsporum lanosum is one of the organisms mentioned in the various[jamanetwork.com] Inflammatory lesions undergo spontaneous remission within a few months; however, if untreated, they leave scarring alopecia.[emedicine.medscape.com] Mycology (principal dermatophytes) N/A(L): Microsporum canis N/A(L): Microsporum gypseum Trichophyton megninii Trichophyton mentagrophytes Trichophyton rubrum Trichophyton[msgercdoctorfungus.com]

  • Tinea barbae and Tinea capitis

    […] 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] Kerions are infected inflammatory abscesses which progress to patchy diffuse hair loss with or without scarring.[medthical.com] alopecia Treatment Oral griseofulvin Additional topical antimycotic agents Tinea unguium ( onychomycosis ) The successful treatment of onychomycosis involves not only the[amboss.com]

  • Folliculitis Decalvans

    We report on an adult patient with tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis, who presented with diffuse alopecia and follicular pustules, mimicking folliculitis decalvans[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] This is a commonly found primary scarring alopecia, with an incidence rate of 1.9-11.2% in those diagnosed with any form of scarring alopecia.[keratin.com] […] folliculitis" (TF) being categorized as a nonspecific end point of scarring that "should be purged from the lexicon of scarring alopecia." 1[jamanetwork.com]

  • Tinea Pedis

    Microsporum duboisii Microsporum equinum Microsporum ferrugineum Microsporum fulvum Microsporum gallinae Microsporum gypseum Microsporum langeronii Microsporum nanum Microsporum[en.wikipedia.org] alopecia Treatment Oral griseofulvin Additional topical antimycotic agents Tinea unguium ( onychomycosis ) The successful treatment of onychomycosis involves not only the[amboss.com] Microsporum gypseum was the only agent identified in the environmental samples, and was also found in one of the cases of tinea pedis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Alopecia Areata

    Patients are commonly exposed to Microsporum from dogs, cats ( M. canis ) or farm animals ( M. nanum ).[clinmedjournals.org] Upon dermatological examination, non-scarring alopecia was noted in the right temporal region, revealing extremely fine and fair hair follicles.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Alopecia areata (AA) is the commonest autoimmune cause of non-scarring alopecia. Topical treatments including corticosteroids and irritants maybe beneficial.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Perifolliculitis Capitis Abscedens

    ....Almeida-Paes R. 2017 16 Tinea Capitis in Children and Trichoscopic Criteria. ( 28839385 ) Elghblawi E. 2017 17 Dermoscopy for discriminating between Trichophyton and Microsporum[malacards.org] A non-scarring alopecia initially develops over the nodules.[keratin.com] For tinea capitis caused by Microsporum spp., griseofulvin is superior, whereas terbinafine is superior for Trichophyton spp.[docksci.com]

  • Tinea Imbricata

    (Dorland, 27th ed) Microsporum A mitosporic Oxygenales fungal genus causing various diseases of the skin and hair.[bioportfolio.com] A delay in diagnosis and treatment can result in scarring alopecia.[nejm.org] After 72 days of treatment with oral terbinafine, topical naftifineketoconazole cream, and ketoconazole shampoo, the lesions were resolved, leaving residual scarring alopecia[academic.oup.com]

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