Tinea infection

Tinea infection

Last Reviewed : 12/29/2020
Tinea infection

Tinea (also known as ringworm,) is a superficial fungal infection(dermatophytosis) of skin. It may occur on any part of the body.

We researched this topic for you and found the following best online resources. They are categorized into basic, advanced, and research level based on the extent of information you need. You will be taken to the respective websites by pressing on the links below.




Basic information:

https://www.healthychildren.org/english/health-issues/conditions/skin/pages/tinea-infections-ringworm-athletes-foot-jock-itch.aspx healthy children.org tinea infections (ringworm, athlete's foot, jock itch)

http://www.dermnetnz.org/fungal/tinea.html dermnetnz tinea

http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/tinea-infections.html family doctor tinea infections

http://www.aocd.org/page/fungusinfections american osteopathic college of dermatology fungus infections

http://www.webmd.com/skin-problems-and-treatments/tinea-versicolor-cause-symptoms-treatments webmd tinea versicolor

https://www.betterhealth.vic.gov.au/health/conditionsandtreatments/tinea better health tinea

http://www.medicinenet.com/ringworm/article.htm medicine net.com ringworm

http://www.healthdirect.gov.au/tinea health direct tinea

http://kidshealth.org/en/parents/ringworm.html kids health.org ringworm

http://www.healthline.com/health/tinea-corporis health line ringworm of the body (tinea corporis)

http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/ringworm/pages/introduction.aspx nhs uk ringworm and other fungal infections

http://www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/tinea-corporis/overview.html newyork times tinea corporis

http://childrensnational.org/choose-childrens/conditions-and-treatments/skin-disorders/tinea-infections-ringworm childrens national health system pediatric tinea infections (ringworm)

http://www.americanskin.org/resource/tinea.php american skin association tinea (ringworm)

http://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/ringworm/basics/definition/con-20021104 mayoclinic definition

https://www.wellspan.org/health-library/adult/ringworm-tinea-infections/85/p00310 well span tinea infections (ringworm)

https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/encyclopedia/content.aspx?contenttypeid=85&contentid=p00310 university of rochester medical center tinea infections (ringworm)

http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/fungal_infections.aspx encyclopedia fungal infection


Advanced information:

https://www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/tineainfections.html medline plus tinea infections

http://patient.info/in/doctor/dermatophytosis-tinea-infections patient dermatophytosis (tinea infections)

http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1091473-overview medscape tinea corporis

http://www.aafp.org/afp/2014/1115/p702.html diagnosis and management of tinea infections by john w. ely, md, msph; sandra rosenfeld, md; and mary seabury stone, md, university of iowa carver college of medicine, iowa city, iowa am fam physician. 2014 nov 15;90(10):702-711.

http://www.uptodate.com/contents/dermatophyte-tinea-infections upto date dermatophyte (tinea) infections

http://medsask.usask.ca/professional/guidelines/tinea-corporis-infection.php medsask university of saskatchewan tinea corporis

http://www.fpnotebook.com/derm/fungus/tncrprs.htm family practise note book tinea corporis

https://pediatriceducation.org/2012/10/15/what-are-the-different-types-of-tinea/ pediatric education what are the different types of tinea?

http://www.pediatricweb.com/webpost/iframe/teens_465.asp?tarticleid=38 pediatric web tinea (ringworm infection)

https://online.epocrates.com/diseases/11941/dermatophyte-infections/treatment-approach epocrates dermatophyte infections

http://www.medbullets.com/step2-3-dermatology/20057/tinea-corporis medbullets tinea corporis



sahoo ak, mahajan r. management of tinea corporis, tinea cruris, and tinea pedis: a comprehensive review. indian dermatol online j [serial online] 2016 [cited 2016 jun 19];7:77-86. available from: http://www.idoj.in/text.asp?2016/7/2/77/178099

jain a, jain s, rawat s. emerging fungal infections among children: a review on its clinical manifestations, diagnosis, and prevention. j pharm bioall sci [serial online] 2010 [cited 2016 jun 19];2:314-20. available from: http://www.jpbsonline.org/text.asp?2010/2/4/314/72131

choudhary s v, bisati s, singh a l, koley s. efficacy and safety of terbinafine hydrochloride 1% cream vs. sertaconazole nitrate 2% cream in tinea corporis and tinea cruris: a comparative therapeutic trial. indian j dermatol [serial online] 2013 [cited 2016 jun 19];58:457-60. available from: http://www.e-ijd.org/text.asp?2013/58/6/457/119958

http://www.hindawi.com/journals/ijmicro/2015/653419/ international journal of microbiology
volume 2015 (2015), article id 653419, 5 pages http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/653419 research article:prevalence of dermatophytic infection and the spectrum of dermatophytes in patients attending a tertiary hospital in addis ababa, ethiopia by gebreabiezgi teklebirhan1 and adane bitew

ghorpade a, ramanan c. trichophyton tonsurans infection in a 12 day-old infant. indian j dermatol venereol leprol [serial online] 1995 [cited 2016 jun 19];61:52-3. available from: http://www.ijdvl.com/text.asp?1995/61/1/52/4132

http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=s0036-46652001000200007 rev. inst. med. trop. s. paulo vol.43 no.2 são paulo mar./apr. 2001 http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/s0036-46652001000200007 tinea capitis: study of asymptomatic carriers and sick adolescents, adults and elderly who live with children with the disease by christiane loureiro bergson & nurimar conceição fernandes

thirumurthy m, sethuraman g, srinivas c r. koh mount for superficial fungal infections using cellophane tape: comparison with standard technique. indian j dermatol venereol leprol [serial online] 2002 [cited 2016 jun 19];68:136. available from: http://www.ijdvl.com/text.asp?2002/68/3/136/12540

http://www.jemds.com/data_pdf/1_ratheesh%20t%20pillai.pdf ratheesh t. pallai, anu balakrishnan, elizabeth, sourabh a. p. “clinical, epidemiological and mycological study of tinea-versicolor”. journal of evolution of medical and dental sciences 2014; vol. 3, issue 44, september 15;page: 10796-10803, doi: 10.14260/jemds/2014/3407

shafi m, khatri m l, mashina m, ben-ghazeil m. pemphigus : a clinical study of 109 cases from tripoli, libya. indian j dermatol venereol leprol [serial online] 1994 [cited 2016 jun 19];60:140-3. available from: http://www.ijdvl.com/text.asp?1994/60/3/140/4020

http://www.jemds.com/data_pdf/6_nibedita--bha--arv--.pdf nibedita haldar, niladri haldar, mani kumar sharma, goutam dutta, nihar ranjan haldar.“epidemiology of dermatomycosis in the sub-himalayan region of west bengal, india”. journal of evolution of medical and dental sciences 2015; vol. 4, issue 91, november 12; page: 15619-15623, doi: 10.14260/jemds/2015/2245

sahoo ak, mahajan r. management of tinea corporis, tinea cruris, and tinea pedis: a comprehensive review. indian dermatol online j [serial online] 2016 [cited 2016 jun 21];7:77-86. available from: http://www.idoj.in/text.asp?2016/7/2/77/178099

http://www.ijpsi.org/vol2(2)/version_1/b220508.pdf isolation and characterization of dermatophytes with tinea infections at gwalior (m.p.), india by dr. amita pandey, dr. manish pandey. international journal of pharmaceutical science invention issn (online): 2319 – 6718, issn (print): 2319 – 670x www.ijpsi.org volume 2 issue 2 ? february 2013 ? pp.05-08




Related topics:

http://www.thefitindian.com/top-10-natural-remedies-to-treat-ringworm-at-home/ the fit indian top 13 natural remedies to treat ringworm at home – cure tinea


Other articles:

http://pets.thenest.com/tinea-corporis-cats-9247.html the nest tinea corporis in cats


Related videos:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8oelaj6-zmq tinea corporis and its treatment

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4izgfkjd3aq ring worm (tinea) skin infections

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d9eor5hnm-q tinea corporis (dermatophytosis)

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y71pbyzvkpk tinea corporis - fungal infection with circumscribed patches

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fnx4isct608 tinea cruris (fungal infection) of groin

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x1pgl8x3crs treatment tinea corporis --- its good to you

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=prka6rqq_la ring worm and tinea infection - gupta homoeo clinic jaipur

Please leave your comments:

Related Articles