Med Mycol 2017 Oct 26. Epub 2017 Oct 26.
College of Medicine, Chang Gung University, Taoyuan, Taiwan.
Dermatophytes are capable of infecting the skin and its appendages such as nails and hairs producing a variety of clinical conditions. Hair invasion by dermatophytes is a key feature of tinea capitis and tinea barbae but not of tinea of glabrous skin. In this project, we studied the clinico-mycological aspects of follicular involvement in patients with dermatophytosis of the glabrous skin. Read More