Cutaneous infection with Cylindrocarpon lichenicola

Hemachandra Champa, Padiyath Sreeshma, Peralam Yegneswaran Prakash, Monnappa Divya

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Abstract

A 32 year old female presented with a 4 year history of on and off dry scaly lesions in the webspaces. KOH mount of the skin scrapings was positive for fungal hyphae. The fungus was isolated on Sabouraud dextrose agar and identified as Cylindrocarpon lichenicola. The patient was treated and responded to itraconazole.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)55-58
Number of pages4
JournalMedical Mycology Case Reports
Volume2
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 15-03-2013

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Itraconazole
Hyphae
Agar
Fungi
Glucose
Skin
Infection

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Microbiology
  • Infectious Diseases

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Champa, Hemachandra ; Sreeshma, Padiyath ; Yegneswaran Prakash, Peralam ; Divya, Monnappa. / Cutaneous infection with Cylindrocarpon lichenicola. In: Medical Mycology Case Reports. 2013 ; Vol. 2, No. 1. pp. 55-58.
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Cutaneous infection with Cylindrocarpon lichenicola. / Champa, Hemachandra; Sreeshma, Padiyath; Yegneswaran Prakash, Peralam; Divya, Monnappa.

In: Medical Mycology Case Reports, Vol. 2, No. 1, 15.03.2013, p. 55-58.

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