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11 Possible Causes for Scaly Patches with Central Clearing, Trichophyton Mentagrophytes

  • Tinea Corporis

    Trichophyton mentagrophytes is the dermatophyte species most commonly reported in cases of guinea pig-associated dermatophytosis (or guinea pig fungus) a condition that more[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Facts : Superficial fungal infection History / PE : RIng-shaped scaly patches with central clearing and distinct borders Itching Diagnosis : Microscopic examination using[medlibes.com] , pruritic patches or plaques often with central clearing and an active border. 1 In our patient, the lesion showed characteristics that were suggestive of a dermatophyte[mdedge.com]

  • Tinea Capitis

    In case of inflammatory forms (predominantly kerion) caused by Trichophyton verrucosum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes ID reaction was manifested by disseminated follicular[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , pruritic patch with central clearing and an active border ( Figure 1 ).[aafp.org] , pruritic patch with central clearing and an active border ( Figure 1 ) .[aafp.org]

  • Tinea Pedis

    The identification of Trichophyton mentagrophytes var. nodulare is described, based on a strain recently isolated from tinea pedis.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , pruritic patch with central clearing and an active border ( Figure 1 ).[aafp.org] It begins with red, slightly elevated scaly patches that on examination reveal minute vesicles or papules.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Pityriasis Circinata

    mentagrophytes with combined isoconazole nitrate and diflucortolone valerate therapy. ( 23574023 ) Czaika V.A. 2013 44 Tinea corporis due to Trichophyton mentagrophytes and[malacards.org] Small fawn or salmon colored oval Macule s Peripheral scaly collarettes Central clearing Darker skin: Black Children More facial (30% of cases) and scalp involvement Post-inflammatory[fpnotebook.com] The three most common dermatophyte fungi causing tinea pedis are: Trichophyton (T.) rubrum T. interdigitale , previously called T. mentagrophytes var. interdigitale Epidermophyton[dermnetnz.org]

  • Tinea Barbae

    His two children had suffered from tinea manus 3 months previously, also caused by the zoophilic fungus Trichophyton mentagrophytes probably acquired from guinea-pigs.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] It begins with red, slightly elevated scaly patches that on examination reveal minute vesicles or papules.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com] In most cases, the zoophilic ectothrix Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Trichophyton verrucosum are responsible for this type of infection.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Tinea barbae and Tinea capitis

    Tinea capitis due to Trichophyton erinacei Tinea capitis due to Trichophyton gourvilii Tinea capitis due to Trichophyton megninii Tinea capitis due to Trichophyton mentagrophytes[healthprovidersdata.com] , pruritic patch with central clearing and an active border ( Figure 1 ) .[aafp.org] It begins with red, slightly elevated scaly patches that on examination reveal minute vesicles or papules.[medical-dictionary.thefreedictionary.com]

  • Tinea Cruris

    By using mycological and histological examinations, dermatophytosis caused by Trichophyton mentagrophytes var. mentagrophytes was confirmed.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Tinea corporis is a dermatophytosis that causes pink-to-red annular (O-shaped) patches and plaques with raised scaly borders that expand peripherally and tend to clear centrally[merckmanuals.com] Four patients (6.4%) had concurrent tinea pedis and the only isolate from the foot was Trichophyton mentagrophytes.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Majocchi's Granuloma

    We report a case of Majocchi's granuloma caused by Trichophyton mentagrophytes on the vulva in a 23-year-old girl who had used topical steroids for many years.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] During treatment, a short period of tinea infection presented as annular erythematous scaly patches and plaques with central clearing on the right forearm, face, and neck.[journals.lww.com] The aim of this article is to describe the case of a patient who developed severe edematous lesions of the lower extremities from a mycosis infection with Trichophyton mentagrophytes[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Erythema Annulare Centrifugum

    The most common cause of tinea corporis in the United States is infection with Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton tonsurans, Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Microsporum canis[aafp.org] We report on a 38-year-old woman with a 5-year history of recurrent polycylic, arcuate, scaly, erythematous patches with central clearing on her thighs and trunk.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The main causes belong to three genera: Trichophyton, Microsporum and Epidermophyton.[aafp.org]

  • Griseofulvin

    Abstract The in vitro activity of griseofulvin and ketoconazole was investigated against Trichophyton mentagrophytes (Robin) Blanchard and T.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] , pruritic patch with central clearing and an active border ( Figure 1 ).[aafp.org] The predominant species were Trichophyton violaceum (n 44) and Microsporum canis (n 41), followed by Trichophyton mentagrophytes (n 3) and Trichophyton rubrum (n 2).[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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