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Fungal infections. Authoritative facts about the skin from DermNet New Zealand.
Apr 27, 2016 ... A majority of fungal infections are cutaneous, i.e. affecting only the upper layers
of the skin without causing severe illness. Primary etiological ...
Some common types of fungal infections are athlete's foot, jock itch, ringworm
that can affect any part of the skin as well as scalp, onychomycosis that affects the
Jan 28, 2016 ... Some fungal diseases like fungal meningitis and bloodstream infections are less
common than skin and lung infections but can be deadly.
Tinea (say: TIH-nee-uh) is a type of fungal infection of the hair, skin, or nails.
When it's on the skin, tinea usually begins as a small red area the size of a pea.
Affected skin is usually pruritic, with scaling plaques ... Tinea capitis, or fungal
infection of the scalp, is most ...
Doctors have excellent treatments for skin fungus infections that occur on the feet,
nails, groin, hands and other locations. Unfortunately, there is a strong ...
Fungal groin infection (tinea cruris) is a fungal skin infection of the groin. Some
types of fungal germs (fungi) are commonly found on human skin. They usually ...