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Tinea nigra

Known as: Tinea palmaris nigra, Pityriasis nigra, Keratomycosis nigricans 
National Institutes of Health

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2015
2015
An 18‐year‐old healthy female student noticed a brown macule measuring 21 mm in diameter on the left palm and visited our clinic… 
Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Background/Objectives:  Tinea nigra is a relatively uncommon dematiaceous fungal infection of the palms and soles, which… 
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Tinea nigra is a superficial mycosis caused by Hortaea werneckii. It is an infrequent asymptomatic infection that affects human… 
Review
2008
2008
2008
Tinea nigra is an asymptomatic superficial fungal infection caused by Phaeoannelomyces werneckii, generally affecting the skin of… 
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
The common cause of skin infections are dermatophytes and opportunistic fungi. Aim of this study was to isolate and identify the… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
We report a case of tinea nigra on the left palm of a 13‐year‐old girl. She had noticed a pigmented, asymptomatic macule on the… 
1998
1998
Tinea nigra usually presents as a brown to black macule on the palmar or plantar skin and is sometimes misdiagnosed as a… 
1995
1995
Summary. Hydrophobic adhesion of cells of the black yeast Hortaea werneckii (Horta) Nishimura & Miyaji, causative agent of human… 
1992
1992
The life cycle of Hortaea werneckii includes yeast-like, hyphal and meristematic growth. The preponderance of each form of…