Tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis treated with terbinafine.

Abstract

Tinea capitis is a disease found throughout the world. It frequently affects children and only rarely adults, usually post-menopausal women. Numerous dermatophytes of the genus Microsporum and Tricophyton can cause tinea capitis and griseofulvin is still today the treatment of choice. To study the effectiveness and tolerability of terbinafine treatment in… (More)

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