PMH must be distinguished from some of its clinical mimickers, including vitiligo, hypopigmented mycosis fungoides, tinea versicolor
, and pityriasis alba.
Open comparative study of efficacy and safety of ketoconazole soap and oral ketoconazole in tinea versicolor
. J Pak Assoc Dermatol 2014; 24(1):63-7.
The enigma of color in tinea versicolor
. Pigment Int 2014;1(1):32-5.
Psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, Lyme disease and tinea versicolor
: All caused by microbes but none a classic infection.
He was initially diagnosed with tinea versicolor
. However, after a course of topical antifungal cream, the lesions remained unchanged in number, size, and appearance.
The genetic epidemiology of tinea versicolor
In group 1 eczematous dermatitis were followed by fungal infections, of which onychomycosis in 12 (30%) cases, tinea corporis in 10 (25%) patients, tinea pedis in 8 (20%) patients, candidiasis in 5 (12.5%) cases and tinea versicolor
in 5 (12.5%) cases.
His doctor says it's tinea versicolor
, but when I try the medicine it doesn't work.
He did have a hypopigmented, macular rash limited to his back consistent with tinea versicolor
. Serologies for cytomegalovirus, parvovirus B-19, and Epstein-Barr virus were consistent with past infection.
For example, vitiligo, tinea versicolor
, acne and tinea capitus predominated at the Barrydale Clinic over this period.
- Also clinically tested to significantly reduce erythema (redness), scaling in subjects with tinea versicolor
, foot sweat severity and odor and improves stomach ulcer healing from H.