Tinea capitis in Awka local government area of Anambra State.

Between January and August 1984, a total of 1,555 Primary school children aged 4-18 years were surveyed for tinea capitis in Awka local government area of Anambra State, Nigeria. Specimens for mycological investigations were aseptically collected from 300 children showing evidence of tinea capitis and processed by standard method. A total of 158 (10.2… CONTINUE READING