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Year : 2002  |  Volume : 68  |  Issue : 5  |  Page : 259--261

Clinico - mycological study of dermatophytosis in Calicut

1 Department of Microbiology, Medical College, Calicut-673008, India
2 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical College, Calicut-673008, India

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K Pavithran
Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Medical College, Calicut-673008
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Among 150 patients with dermatophytosis studied, tinea corporis was the commonest clinical type, followed by tines cruris. The overall positivity by culture was 45.3% and by direct microscopy 64%. T. rubrum was the commonest species isolated (66.2%) followed by TI mentagrophytes (25%)

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