dermatomycoses

Summary

Summary: Superficial infections of the skin or its appendages by any of various fungi.

Top Publications

  1. Martinkova N, Bačkor P, Bartonicka T, Blažková P, Cerveny J, Falteisek L, et al. Increasing incidence of Geomyces destructans fungus in bats from the Czech Republic and Slovakia. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e13853 pubmed publisher
    ..In Europe, G. destructans was first identified in France in 2009. Its distribution, infection dynamics, and effects on hibernating bats in Europe are largely unknown...
  2. Hay R. Malassezia, dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis: an overview. Br J Dermatol. 2011;165 Suppl 2:2-8 pubmed publisher
  3. Ho A, Shankland G, Seaton R. Penicillium marneffei infection presenting as an immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in an HIV patient. Int J STD AIDS. 2010;21:780-2 pubmed publisher
    ..P. marneffei was isolated from a skin aspirate. Response to antifungal therapy was complicated by drug interactions but cure was complete after four months of treatment. Few cases of IRIS associated with P. marneffei have been reported...
  4. Wibbelt G, Kurth A, Hellmann D, Weishaar M, Barlow A, Veith M, et al. White-nose syndrome fungus (Geomyces destructans) in bats, Europe. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010;16:1237-43 pubmed publisher
    ..destructans is present throughout Europe and that bats in Europe may be more immunologically or behaviorally resistant to G. destructans than their congeners in North America because they potentially coevolved with the fungus...
  5. Yap F, Thevarajah S, Asmah J. Penicillium marneffei infection in an African man. Dermatol Online J. 2010;16:2 pubmed
    ..This case illustrates the need to recognize penicilliosis in any individuals staying or travelling to Southeast Asia and the need to look for underlying HIV infection in adults with umbilicated papules...
  6. Van Rooij P, Martel A, Brutyn M, Maes S, Chiers K, Van Waeyenberghe L, et al. Development of in vitro models for a better understanding of the early pathogenesis of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infections in amphibians. Altern Lab Anim. 2010;38:519-28 pubmed
    ..dendrobatidis in amphibian skin up to five days post-infection. These models provide a good alternative for in vivo experiments, and reduce the number of experimental animals needed...
  7. Hay R, Baran R. Onychomycosis: a proposed revision of the clinical classification. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011;65:1219-27 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of the revised classification is to provide a framework to assist selection of treatment, estimate prognosis, and evaluate new diagnostic methods...
  8. Puechmaille S, Frick W, Kunz T, Racey P, Voigt C, Wibbelt G, et al. White-nose syndrome: is this emerging disease a threat to European bats?. Trends Ecol Evol. 2011;26:570-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we review what is known about WNS and G. destructans and detail the conservation and research recommendations aimed at understanding and containing this emerging infectious disease...
  9. Pikula J, Bandouchova H, Novotny L, Meteyer C, Zukal J, Irwin N, et al. Histopathology confirms white-nose syndrome in bats in Europe. J Wildl Dis. 2012;48:207-11 pubmed
    ..destructans that were genetically confirmed as G. destructans...
  10. Warnecke L, Turner J, Bollinger T, Lorch J, Misra V, Cryan P, et al. Inoculation of bats with European Geomyces destructans supports the novel pathogen hypothesis for the origin of white-nose syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:6999-7003 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results demonstrate that altered torpor-arousal cycles underlie mortality from WNS and provide direct evidence that Gd is a novel pathogen to North America from Europe...

Detail Information

Publications68

  1. Martinkova N, Bačkor P, Bartonicka T, Blažková P, Cerveny J, Falteisek L, et al. Increasing incidence of Geomyces destructans fungus in bats from the Czech Republic and Slovakia. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e13853 pubmed publisher
    ..In Europe, G. destructans was first identified in France in 2009. Its distribution, infection dynamics, and effects on hibernating bats in Europe are largely unknown...
  2. Hay R. Malassezia, dandruff and seborrhoeic dermatitis: an overview. Br J Dermatol. 2011;165 Suppl 2:2-8 pubmed publisher
  3. Ho A, Shankland G, Seaton R. Penicillium marneffei infection presenting as an immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome in an HIV patient. Int J STD AIDS. 2010;21:780-2 pubmed publisher
    ..P. marneffei was isolated from a skin aspirate. Response to antifungal therapy was complicated by drug interactions but cure was complete after four months of treatment. Few cases of IRIS associated with P. marneffei have been reported...
  4. Wibbelt G, Kurth A, Hellmann D, Weishaar M, Barlow A, Veith M, et al. White-nose syndrome fungus (Geomyces destructans) in bats, Europe. Emerg Infect Dis. 2010;16:1237-43 pubmed publisher
    ..destructans is present throughout Europe and that bats in Europe may be more immunologically or behaviorally resistant to G. destructans than their congeners in North America because they potentially coevolved with the fungus...
  5. Yap F, Thevarajah S, Asmah J. Penicillium marneffei infection in an African man. Dermatol Online J. 2010;16:2 pubmed
    ..This case illustrates the need to recognize penicilliosis in any individuals staying or travelling to Southeast Asia and the need to look for underlying HIV infection in adults with umbilicated papules...
  6. Van Rooij P, Martel A, Brutyn M, Maes S, Chiers K, Van Waeyenberghe L, et al. Development of in vitro models for a better understanding of the early pathogenesis of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis infections in amphibians. Altern Lab Anim. 2010;38:519-28 pubmed
    ..dendrobatidis in amphibian skin up to five days post-infection. These models provide a good alternative for in vivo experiments, and reduce the number of experimental animals needed...
  7. Hay R, Baran R. Onychomycosis: a proposed revision of the clinical classification. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011;65:1219-27 pubmed publisher
    ..The purpose of the revised classification is to provide a framework to assist selection of treatment, estimate prognosis, and evaluate new diagnostic methods...
  8. Puechmaille S, Frick W, Kunz T, Racey P, Voigt C, Wibbelt G, et al. White-nose syndrome: is this emerging disease a threat to European bats?. Trends Ecol Evol. 2011;26:570-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, we review what is known about WNS and G. destructans and detail the conservation and research recommendations aimed at understanding and containing this emerging infectious disease...
  9. Pikula J, Bandouchova H, Novotny L, Meteyer C, Zukal J, Irwin N, et al. Histopathology confirms white-nose syndrome in bats in Europe. J Wildl Dis. 2012;48:207-11 pubmed
    ..destructans that were genetically confirmed as G. destructans...
  10. Warnecke L, Turner J, Bollinger T, Lorch J, Misra V, Cryan P, et al. Inoculation of bats with European Geomyces destructans supports the novel pathogen hypothesis for the origin of white-nose syndrome. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:6999-7003 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results demonstrate that altered torpor-arousal cycles underlie mortality from WNS and provide direct evidence that Gd is a novel pathogen to North America from Europe...
  11. Ramos e Silva M, Lima C, Schechtman R, Trope B, Carneiro S. Systemic mycoses in immunodepressed patients (AIDS). Clin Dermatol. 2012;30:616-27 pubmed publisher
    ..Their causative agents, mode of transmission, clinics, laboratorial diagnosis and therapy, in the aspects related to immunodepressed patients, are reviewed...
  12. Brasch J. [New apects in the diagnosis and therapy of dermatomycoses]. Hautarzt. 2012;63:390-5 pubmed publisher
    ..and posaconazole and the echinocandines caspofungin, micafungin und anidulafungin may be considered for dermatomycoses that cannot be treated by other therapies...
  13. Frick W, Pollock J, Hicks A, Langwig K, Reynolds D, Turner G, et al. An emerging disease causes regional population collapse of a common North American bat species. Science. 2010;329:679-82 pubmed publisher
    ..Novel diseases can have serious impacts on naïve wildlife populations, which in turn can have substantial impacts on ecosystem integrity...
  14. Lorch J, Gargas A, Meteyer C, Berlowski Zier B, Green D, Shearn Bochsler V, et al. Rapid polymerase chain reaction diagnosis of white-nose syndrome in bats. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2010;22:224-30 pubmed
  15. Tao Xiang N, Zhi Cheng L, Sao Mao W, Wen Zhu L. Analysis of dermatomycoses in Lanzhou district of northwestern China. Mycopathologia. 2005;160:281-4 pubmed
    ..The specimens from patients suspected of having dermatomycoses were examined microscopically in KOH preparations and cultured on Sabouraud dextrose agar (SDA)...
  16. Courtin F, Stone W, Risatti G, Gilbert K, Van Kruiningen H. Pathologic findings and liver elements in hibernating bats with white-nose syndrome. Vet Pathol. 2010;47:214-9 pubmed publisher
    ..In group 2 (n, 24; liver elements), 3 bats (13%) had potentially toxic lead levels and 1 (4%), potentially toxic arsenic level. There was no evidence of major organ failure or consistent element toxicity...
  17. Gupta A, Batra R, Bluhm R, Boekhout T, Dawson T. Skin diseases associated with Malassezia species. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004;51:785-98 pubmed
    ..It also highlights the importance of individual Malassezia species in the different dermatologic disorders related to these yeasts...
  18. Kumar K, Hallikeri K. Phaeohyphomycosis. Indian J Pathol Microbiol. 2008;51:556-8 pubmed
    ..Per-iodic acid Schiff (PAS stain) was used to confirm the presence of hyphae. Based on the clinical, CT and histopathological features, a diagnosis of Phaeohyphomycosis was given...
  19. Thomas D, Ingham E, Bojar R, Holland K. In vitro modulation of human keratinocyte pro- and anti-inflammatory cytokine production by the capsule of Malassezia species. FEMS Immunol Med Microbiol. 2008;54:203-14 pubmed publisher
    ..001). These results support the hypothesis that the lipid layer of Malassezia spp. modulates cytokine production by keratinocytes. This has implications in the pathogenesis of seborrhoeic dermatitis...
  20. Murdoch M, Reif J, Mazzoil M, McCulloch S, Fair P, Bossart G. Lobomycosis in bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus) from the Indian River Lagoon, Florida: estimation of prevalence, temporal trends, and spatial distribution. Ecohealth. 2008;5:289-97 pubmed publisher
    ..In summary, photo-identification is a useful tool to monitor the course of individual and population health for this enigmatic disease...
  21. Metintas S, Kiraz N, Arslantas D, Akgun Y, Kalyoncu C, Kiremitci A, et al. Frequency and risk factors of dermatophytosis in students living in rural areas in Eski?ehir, Turkey. Mycopathologia. 2004;157:379-82 pubmed
    ..For prevention and control of dermatophyte infection in children living rural areas, field studies should be done and sanitary conditions should be improved...
  22. Panasiti V, Borroni R, Devirgiliis V, Rossi M, Fabbrizio L, Masciangelo R, et al. Comparison of diagnostic methods in the diagnosis of dermatomycoses and onychomycoses. Mycoses. 2006;49:26-9 pubmed
    ..We suggest the use of both techniques in order to improve detection of fungal infection, especially for onychomycoses...
  23. Tajima M, Sugita T, Nishikawa A, Tsuboi R. Molecular analysis of Malassezia microflora in seborrheic dermatitis patients: comparison with other diseases and healthy subjects. J Invest Dermatol. 2008;128:345-51 pubmed
    ..Our results indicate that certain strains of M. restricta occur in the lesional skin of SD patients...
  24. Vega W, Orellana M, Zaror L, Gene J, Guarro J. Saksenaea vasiformis infections: case report and literature review. Mycopathologia. 2006;162:289-94 pubmed
    ..This is the second report of this infection from South America and the third involving a burn patient. The previously reported 27 cases are reviewed...
  25. Gupta A, Kohli Y. Prevalence of Malassezia species on various body sites in clinically healthy subjects representing different age groups. Med Mycol. 2004;42:35-42 pubmed
    ..The amount and kind of Malassezia species that can be recovered from human skin varies with age and body site...
  26. Vermout S, Tabart J, Baldo A, Mathy A, Losson B, Mignon B. Pathogenesis of dermatophytosis. Mycopathologia. 2008;166:267-75 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, sophisticated in vitro infection models are now used and will open the way to a more comprehensive view of the interactions between these fungi and host epidermal cells, especially keratinocytes...
  27. Saikia L, Nath R, Hazarika D, Mahanta J. Atypical cutaneous lesions of Penicillium marneffei infection as a manifestation of the immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome after highly active antiretroviral therapy. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol. 2010;76:45-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Microbiological investigations confirmed the diagnosis of Penicillium marneffei infection. This is perhaps the first case report with such manifestation due to Penicillium marneffei infection...
  28. Negroni R. Historical aspects of dermatomycoses. Clin Dermatol. 2010;28:125-32 pubmed publisher
    ..c) 2010 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved...
  29. Zhao Y, Li L, Wang J, Kang K, Zhang Q. Cutaneous malasseziasis: four case reports of atypical dermatitis and onychomycosis caused by Malassezia. Int J Dermatol. 2010;49:141-5 pubmed publisher
    ..This study investigates four special cases associated with Malassezia...
  30. Mirhendi H, Makimura K, Zomorodian K, Yamada T, Sugita T, Yamaguchi H. A simple PCR-RFLP method for identification and differentiation of 11 Malassezia species. J Microbiol Methods. 2005;61:281-4 pubmed
    ..Not only type and standard strains but also 13 clinical isolates were identified successfully in this study. The results of identifications were confirmed by DNA sequencing...
  31. Goldani L, Aquino V, Lunardi L, Cunha V, Santos R. Two specific strains of Histoplasma capsulatum causing mucocutaneous manifestations of histoplasmosis: preliminary analysis of a frequent manifestation of histoplasmosis in southern Brazil. Mycopathologia. 2009;167:181-6 pubmed publisher
    ..It is possible that genetic differences among strains of H. capsulatum may influence the pathogenesis and clinical manifestations of histoplasmosis...
  32. Havlickova B, Friedrich M. The advantages of topical combination therapy in the treatment of inflammatory dermatomycoses. Mycoses. 2008;51 Suppl 4:16-26 pubmed publisher
    b>Dermatomycoses are contagious superficial fungal infections, which are highly prevalent in developed and developing countries...
  33. Sokovic M, Glamoclija J, Ciric A, Kataranovski D, Marin P, Vukojevic J, et al. Antifungal activity of the essential oil of Thymus vulgaris L. and thymol on experimentally induced dermatomycoses. Drug Dev Ind Pharm. 2008;34:1388-93 pubmed
    ..We examined the therapeutic potency against experimentally induced dermatomycoses in rats, using the most frequent dermatomycetes, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, T. rubrum, and T. tonsurans...
  34. Kirshtein J, Anderson C, Wood J, Longcore J, Voytek M. Quantitative PCR detection of Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis DNA from sediments and water. Dis Aquat Organ. 2007;77:11-5 pubmed
    ..06 zoospore). We did not detect DNA of Bd from sediments collected at any sites. Our filtering and amplification methods provide a new tool to investigate critical aspects of Bd in the environment...
  35. Zomorodian K, Mirhendi H, Tarazooie B, Zeraati H, Hallaji Z, Balighi K. Distribution of Malassezia species in patients with psoriasis and healthy individuals in Tehran, Iran. J Cutan Pathol. 2008;35:1027-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Although the role of Malassezia species in the pathogenesis of psoriasis is still not fully understood, it is thought that these lipophilic yeasts might be a trigger factor in the exacerbation of psoriatic lesions...
  36. Gupta A, Cooper E. Update in antifungal therapy of dermatophytosis. Mycopathologia. 2008;166:353-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Relapse of infection remains a problem, particularly with tinea pedis/unguium. Appropriate follow-up duration and education of patients on proper foot hygiene are also important components in providing effective therapy...
  37. Sugita T, Tajima M, Takashima M, Amaya M, Saito M, Tsuboi R, et al. A new yeast, Malassezia yamatoensis, isolated from a patient with seborrheic dermatitis, and its distribution in patients and healthy subjects. Microbiol Immunol. 2004;48:579-83 pubmed
    ..M. yamatoensis DNA was detected from 3 of 31 SD patients (9.7%), 5 of 36 AD patients (13.9%), and 1 of 22 healthy subjects (4.6%). Therefore, M. yamatoensis is a rare member of the cutaneous microflora...
  38. Brilhante R, Cavalcante C, Soares Junior F, Cordeiro R, Sidrim J, Rocha M. High rate of Microsporum canis feline and canine dermatophytoses in Northeast Brazil: epidemiological and diagnostic features. Mycopathologia. 2003;156:303-8 pubmed
    ..There were no significant differences between the sexes. Dermatophytes were more frequently isolated in March, April and May, but no significant differences were detected in the seasonal distribution of canine and feline dermatophytoses...
  39. Voyles J, Young S, Berger L, Campbell C, Voyles W, Dinudom A, et al. Pathogenesis of chytridiomycosis, a cause of catastrophic amphibian declines. Science. 2009;326:582-5 pubmed publisher
    ..Because the skin is critical in maintaining amphibian homeostasis, disruption to cutaneous function may be the mechanism by which Bd produces morbidity and mortality across a wide range of phylogenetically distant amphibian taxa...
  40. Charles A. Superficial cutaneous fungal infections in tropical countries. Dermatol Ther. 2009;22:550-9 pubmed publisher
    ..Treatment options include topical and systemic therapy. However, social and socioeconomic factors in developing tropical countries may necessitate different treatment approaches to achieve success...
  41. Berger L, Speare R, Hines H, Marantelli G, Hyatt A, McDonald K, et al. Effect of season and temperature on mortality in amphibians due to chytridiomycosis. Aust Vet J. 2004;82:434-9 pubmed
    ..To investigate the distribution and incidence of chytridiomycosis in eastern Australian frogs and to examine the effects of temperature on this disease...
  42. Gianni C, Caretta G, Romano C. Skin infection due to Geomyces pannorum var. pannorum. Mycoses. 2003;46:430-2 pubmed
    ..Here, we report a case of superficial infection of the skin due to this fungus in a healthy man. The patient was treated orally with terbinafine 250 mg daily and topic bifonazole with complete resolution in 2 months...
  43. Annis S, Dastoor F, Ziel H, Daszak P, Longcore J. A DNA-based assay identifies Batrachochytrium dendrobatidis in amphibians. J Wildl Dis. 2004;40:420-8 pubmed
    ..This assay required only small samples of skin and can be used to process a large number of samples...
  44. Blehert D, Hicks A, Behr M, Meteyer C, Berlowski Zier B, Buckles E, et al. Bat white-nose syndrome: an emerging fungal pathogen?. Science. 2009;323:227 pubmed publisher
    ..but with a conidial morphology distinct from characterized members of this genus. This report characterizes the cutaneous fungal infection associated with WNS...
  45. Koussidou Eremondi T, Devliotou Panagiotidou D, Mourellou Tsatsou O, Minas A. Epidemiology of dermatomycoses in children living in Northern Greece 1996-2000. Mycoses. 2005;48:11-6 pubmed
    ..canis (276 cases) was the most common clinical form. Tinea corporis (109 cases) mainly caused by M. canis (88 cases), C. albicans (10 cases) and T. rubrum (seven cases) was the second most frequent clinical form...
  46. Casagrande B, Flückiger S, Linder M, Johansson C, Scheynius A, Crameri R, et al. Sensitization to the yeast Malassezia sympodialis is specific for extrinsic and intrinsic atopic eczema. J Invest Dermatol. 2006;126:2414-21 pubmed
    ..Recombinant yeast allergens represent a useful tool to study molecular structures and differential sensitization patterns in the pathogenesis of AE...
  47. Gaitanis G, Velegraki A, Alexopoulos E, Chasapi V, Tsigonia A, Katsambas A. Distribution of Malassezia species in pityriasis versicolor and seborrhoeic dermatitis in Greece. Typing of the major pityriasis versicolor isolate M. globosa. Br J Dermatol. 2006;154:854-9 pubmed
    ..No data are thus far available from South-east Europe (Greece)...
  48. Meteyer C, Buckles E, Blehert D, Hicks A, Green D, Shearn Bochsler V, et al. Histopathologic criteria to confirm white-nose syndrome in bats. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2009;21:411-4 pubmed
    ..Although WNS is a disease of hibernating bats, severe wing damage due to fungal hyphae may be seen in bats that have recently emerged from hibernation. These recently emerged bats also have a robust suppurative inflammatory response...
  49. Pierard G, Pierard Franchimont C, Quatresooz P. Updating corneofungimetry: a bioassay exploring dermatomycoses and antifungal susceptibility. Mycopathologia. 2010;169:27-35 pubmed publisher
    Superficial dermatomycoses are frequent conditions in humans and animals. Specific treatment modalities have been designed using a variety of different antifungal compounds...
  50. Kiszka J, Van Bressem M, Pusineri C. Lobomycosis-like disease and other skin conditions in Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins Tursiops aduncus from the Indian Ocean. Dis Aquat Organ. 2009;84:151-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Other skin lesions included scars, healing wounds, whitish lesions and lumps...
  51. Baradkar V, Mathur M, Kumar S. Phaeohyphomycosis of subcutaneous tissue caused by Phaeoacremonium parasiticum. Indian J Med Microbiol. 2009;27:66-9 pubmed
    ..There were no obvious predisposing factors. The patient was treated with surgical debridement followed by intravenous amphotericin B and itraconazole to which she responded well. We report this case, being rare and the first from India...
  52. Affes M, Ben Salah S, Makni F, Sellami H, Ayadi A. Molecular identification of Malassezia species isolated from dermatitis affections. Mycoses. 2009;52:251-6 pubmed publisher
    ..the genus Malassezia are opportunistic microorganisms of the skin microflora but they can be agents of various dermatomycoses. The aim of this study was to perform molecular identification of the commonly isolated Malassezia species ..
  53. Al Daraji W, Husain E, Robson A. Lobomycosis in African patients. Br J Dermatol. 2008;159:234-6 pubmed publisher
  54. Wu T, Chan J, Ng C, Tsang D, Lee M, Li P. Clinical presentations and outcomes of Penicillium marneffei infections: a series from 1994 to 2004. Hong Kong Med J. 2008;14:103-9 pubmed
    ..To describe the clinical presentation, management, and outcomes of patients with Penicillium marneffei infections in a regional hospital in Hong Kong...
  55. Zelenkova H. Geomyces pannorum as a possible causative agent of dermatomycosis and onychomycosis in two patients. Acta Dermatovenerol Croat. 2006;14:21-5 pubmed
    ..Therapy with itraconazole produced excellent results in both patients and no relapses were recorded. Based on our repeated findings it is concluded that the evidence for non-pathogenicity of Chrysosporium pannorum should be revised...
  56. Ogunbiyi A, Owoaje E, Ndahi A. Prevalence of skin disorders in school children in Ibadan, Nigeria. Pediatr Dermatol. 2005;22:6-10 pubmed
    ..Atopic eczema and viral warts were virtually absent. We concluded that fungal infections and scabies were the most common skin diseases in our study population, whereas allergic illnesses were nearly absent...
  57. Paskiabi F, Bonakdar S, Shokrgozar M, Imani M, Jahanshiri Z, Shams Ghahfarokhi M, et al. Terbinafine-loaded wound dressing for chronic superficial fungal infections. Mater Sci Eng C Mater Biol Appl. 2017;73:130-136 pubmed publisher
    ..mentagrophytesin vitro, these TFH-based meshes could be considered as potential candidates in clinical application as wound dressing for treatment of chronic dermatophytosis. ..
  58. Molina de Diego A. [Clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of dermatophytosis]. Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin. 2011;29 Suppl 3:33-9 pubmed publisher
    ..The main purpose of this review is to provide a detailed description of the three genera of dermatophytes, with special mention of Epidermophyton floccosum, a object of the SEIMC's mycology quality control (M-2/09)...
  59. Zamani S, Sadeghi G, Yazdinia F, Moosa H, Pazooki A, Ghafarinia Z, et al. Epidemiological trends of dermatophytosis in Tehran, Iran: A five-year retrospective study. J Mycol Med. 2016;26:351-358 pubmed publisher
    ..This noticeable information improves our current knowledge about dermatophytosis and assists to establish effective prevention and therapeutic strategies to overcome the disease. ..
  60. Renč A. Is fungal foot infection the initiating and maintaining cause of knee osteoarthritis?. Mycoses. 2013;56:631-7 pubmed publisher
    ..A FFI-induced knee joint OA model is shown to the medical community which can initiate further discussion, research and practical verification. ..
  61. Marques S, Silvares M, Camargo R, Marques M. Cutaneous histoplasmosis disclosing an HIV-infection. An Bras Dermatol. 2013;88:420-3 pubmed publisher
    ..Histoplasmosis is an AIDS-defining opportunistic disease process; therefore, its clinical diagnosis must drive full laboratory investigation looking for unnoted HIV-infection. ..
  62. Simpson V, Borman A, Fox R, Mathews F. Cutaneous mycosis in a Barbastelle bat (Barbastella barbastellus) caused by Hyphopichia burtonii. J Vet Diagn Invest. 2013;25:551-4 pubmed publisher
    ..Although not identical, the lesions in this case show similarity with those of white nose syndrome and therefore H. burtonii should be considered as a potential pathogen of bats. ..
  63. Calabro G, Patalano A, Lo Conte V, Chianese C. Photodynamic chemotherapy in the treatment of superficial mycoses: an evidence-based evaluation. G Ital Dermatol Venereol. 2013;148:639-48 pubmed
    ..This article provides an extensive review of antifungal photodynamic therapy, its mechanisms and applications in the treatment of superficial mycoses. ..
  64. Rojas García O, Moreno Trevino M, Gonzalez Salazar F, Salas Alanis J. [Primary cutaneous coccidioidomycosis in an infant]. Gac Med Mex. 2014;150:175-6 pubmed
    ..The primary cutaneous form is extremely infrequent. There have been 25 reported cases in literature, all of them in adults. This is the first case in an infant. ..
  65. Nweze E. Dermatophytoses in domesticated animals. Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo. 2011;53:94-9 pubmed
    ..Possible implications and recommendations are discussed...