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Related to Corynebacterium minutissimum: erythrasma
a bacterial species that is a component of normal skin flora, causes erythrasma in humans.
Corynebacterium minutissimumMicrobiology The erythrasma agent, which is causes a common superficial skin infection Clinical Pruritic, scaling, red-brown macular patches; rarely, C minutissimum may disseminate, if the mucocutaneous surface is disrupted Management Erythromycin
The causative species of erythrasma.
See also: Corynebacterium