Dermatophytosis

What is Dermatophytosis?

An infection of the hair, skin, or nails caused by any one of the dermatophytes. The lesions may occur at any site on the body and, on the skin, are characterized by erythema, small papular vesicles, fissures, and scaling. Common sites of infection are the feet (tinea pedis), nails (onychomycosis), and scalp (tinea capitis).

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What is the best way to get rid of ring worm I got from my cat? Should I take pills or try an exterior method...

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Dermatophytosis

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Thanks for the query

From what I understand you are referring to skin fungal infection...

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hi sir,I found rashes on my legs and hands(only) .Doctor gave me tricort injection,one injection in a week,I took four injections.there is complete...

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Please take precautions to prevent allergy in future

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My daughter woke up with a rash on her arms and a few spots on her legs. Large circular spots. Most are not raised although there is a patch of...

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Skin lesions ?dermatophytosis

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Thank you for your query. I can understand your concerns.
Your daughter has...

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