Fungus invasion of human hair tissue in tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis: light and electron microscopic study

@article{Okuda1989FungusIO,
  title={Fungus invasion of human hair tissue in tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis: light and electron microscopic study},
  author={Chikao Okuda and Masaaki Ito and Y Sato and Kouji Oka},
  journal={Archives of Dermatological Research},
  year={1989},
  volume={281},
  pages={238-246}
}
Previously, we reported a morphological change of Trichophyton violaceum in hair tissue in black dot ringworm. To investigate the morphology of Microsporum canis in human hair tissue, three cases of tinea capitis by M. canis were examined by both light and electron microscopy. The fungal elements, which were located deeply in the keratogenous zone, showed… CONTINUE READING