Widespread erosive tinea corporis by Arthroderma benhamiae in a renal transplant recipient: case report.

@article{Budihardja2010WidespreadET,
  title={Widespread erosive tinea corporis by Arthroderma benhamiae in a renal transplant recipient: case report.},
  author={Debby Budihardja and Viviane Freund and Peter Andreas Mayser},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={2010},
  volume={53 6},
  pages={530-2}
}
Superficial fungal infections are expected to be more prevalent in renal transplant recipients because of graft-preserving immunosuppressive therapy. Here we report the case of a 45-year-old patient with widespread erosive tinea corporis transmitted by domestic animals. Sequencing of the internal transcribed spacer region identified Arthroderma benhamiae… CONTINUE READING