Tinea nigra

Known as: Tinea palmaris nigra, Pityriasis nigra, Keratomycosis nigricans 
 
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVES Tinea nigra is a relatively uncommon dematiaceous fungal infection of the palms and soles, which clinically… Expand
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2008
2008
Tinea nigra is a superficial mycosis caused by Hortaea werneckii. It is an infrequent asymptomatic infection that affects human… Expand
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2008
2008
Tinea nigra is an asymptomatic superficial fungal infection caused by Phaeoannelomyces werneckii, generally affecting the skin of… Expand
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2006
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2006
The common cause of skin infections are dermatophytes and opportunistic fungi. Aim of this study was to isolate and identify the… Expand
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2003
2003
Hortaea werneckii, a black yeast-like hyphomycete that is widely distributed in tropical and subtropical environments, can cause… Expand
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2003
2003
Tinea nigra, a relatively uncommon mycosis caused by Phaeoannelomyces werneckii, is typically seen as an asymptomatic brown or… Expand
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1998
1998
Tinea nigra usually presents as a brown to black macule on the palmar or plantar skin and is sometimes misdiagnosed as a… Expand
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1995
1995
Hydrophobic adhesion of cells of the black yeast Hortaea werneckii (Horta) Nishimura & Miyaji, causative agent of human tinea… Expand
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1992
1992
The life cycle of Hortaea werneckii includes yeast-like, hyphal and meristematic growth. The preponderance of each form of… Expand
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1979
1979
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Abstract A lesion of tinea nigra appeared on the sole twenty years after experimental inoculation. 
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