Microsporum gypseum


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus.
Related to Microsporum gypseum: Microsporum nanum

Mi·cros·po·rum gyp·'se·um

a cause of ringworm in dogs, horses, and occasionally other animal species; a geophilic complex of fungal species causing sporadic dermatophytosis in humans.

Mi·cros·po·rum gyp·se·um

(mī-krō-spō'rŭm jip'sē-ŭm)
A geophilic fungus; causes infections of the scalp or skin in humans.
References in periodicals archive ?
Isolation of Microsporum gypseum from the haircoat of health wild felids kept in captivity in Brazil.
The fungi isolated in this study are reported to be either well known agents of mycosis or have been recovered from human and animal lesions such as Microsporum gypseum, Trichophyton rubrum, Geotricum candidum, Aspergillus flavus, Fusarium oxysporum, Chrysosporium .sp and others .The dermatophytes are transmitted by contact with infected hair, fomites (clippers, brushes) or from the environment (spores in soil).Dogs and cats harbor many saprophytic moulds and yeasts on there hair coats and skin.
rubrum (6), Trichophyton species (1) and Microsporum gypseum (1) case respectively.
Asi tenemos que el extracto crudo de varias especies utilizadas en la medicina tradicional peruana como Cestrum auriculatum, Iryanthera lancifolia y Wigandia urens, entre otras, mostraron actividad inhibitoria sobre Trycophyton mentagrophytes y Microsporum gypseum, entre otros patogenos (Rojas et al.
fumigatus, Microsporum gypseum, Penicillum e Rhizophus stolonifer e o extrato etanolico de folhas de Hyptis ovalifolia contra alguns dermatofitos (29, 32).
Barks of 30 plant species were screened against Microsporum gypseum and Trichophyton mentagrophytess; only Lawsonia inermis exhibited absolute toxicity (Singh 1989).
About 80,000 households own chinchillas, which carry Microsporum gypseum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes associated with inflammatory tinea capitis.
Onicomicosis canina producida por Microsporum gypseum. A proposito de un caso.
Chinchillas carry Microsporum gypseum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes, which are associated with inflammatory tinea capitis.