Microsporum

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Related to Microsporum canis: Trichophyton tonsurans, Microsporum gypseum
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Noun1.Microsporum - a genus of fungus of the family MoniliaceaeMicrosporum - a genus of fungus of the family Moniliaceae; causes ringworm
fungus genus - includes lichen genera
family Moniliaceae, Moniliaceae - family of imperfect fungi having white or brightly colored hyphae and spores that are produced directly on the mycelium and not aggregated in fruiting bodies
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The fungal species Candida albicans, Trichphyton rubrum, Aspergillus niger, Microsporum canis and Fusarium lini were used in our present study.
Tinea capitis is caused by a variety of dermatophyte species, most commonly by Trichophyton tonsurans or Microsporum canis. T.
The wealth and abundance of organisms were determined and found dermatophytes 27%, non-dermatophytes 49% and yeasts 24%, corresponding to: Candida albicans 17% (9), Candida glabrata 6% (3), Trichophyton mentagrophytes 8% (4), Trichophyton rubrum 4% (2), Trichophyton tonsurans 6% (3), Microsporum canis 6% (3), Scopulariopsis brevicaulis 12% (6), Fusarium solani 19% (10), Penicillium sp.
The effect of amino acids on the growth of Microsporum canis and Trichophyton schoenleinii.
Furthermore, there are no reports in literature referring to any infections by Microsporum canis in Sapajus libidinosus monkeys.
Thus, this study aimed to investigate the in vitro antifungal activity of the hexahydropyrimidine derivatives against the filamentous fungi, which can cause dermatomycosis, for example, Microsporum canis, Microsporum gypseum, Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Trichophyton rubrum, Fusarium oxysporum, and Epidermophyton floccosum, and to observe any morphological changes in these fungi by using scanning electron microscopy (SEM).
Otranto, "Isolation of Microsporum canis from the hair coat of pet dogs and cats belonging to owners diagnosed with M.