Isolation of Trichophyton verrucosum from lesional and non-lesional skin in calves.

@article{Takatori1993IsolationOT,
  title={Isolation of Trichophyton verrucosum from lesional and non-lesional skin in calves.},
  author={Kosuke Takatori and Ayako Takahashi and Sachio Kawai and Shigeru Ichijo and Atsuhiko Hasegawa},
  journal={The Journal of veterinary medical science},
  year={1993},
  volume={55 2},
  pages={343-4}
}
Trichophyton verrucosum, a causative agent of bovine dermatophytosis in Japan is considered to transfer easily from infected cattle to other healthy ones. No studies have ever tried to elucidate the distribution of T. verrucosum in breeding environment. In this study, we investigated the distribution of T. verrucosum in infected young calf skin and healthy skin. Hairs or scale samples were collected from 29 lesional skin, and 46 non-lesional skin of the 19 and 34 infected calves, respectively… CONTINUE READING