Trichophyton rubrum


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Tri·choph·y·ton ru·'brum

a widely distributed anthropophilic fungal species that causes persistent infections of the skin, especially tinea pedis and tinea cruris, and in the nails that are unusually resistant to therapy; it rarely invades the hair, where it is ectothrix in nature; occasional subcutaneous and systemic infections have been reported.

Trich·o·phy·ton ru·brum

(tri-kof'i-ton rū'brŭm)
A widely distributed anthropophilic fungal species that causes persistent infections of the skin, especially tinea pedis and tinea cruris and in the nails, that are unusually resistant to therapy.
Trichophyton rubrum anthropophilic endo/ectothrix species causing difficult-to-clear chronic skin and nail infections; 80% of cases of onychomycosis are caused by T. rubrum infection; characteristically causes dry, scaly fungal infections of plantar skin
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While the majority of onychomycosis is caused by dermatophytes (over 90% of cases are caused by two dermatophytes: Trichophyton rubrum and T.
Trichophyton rubrum was most commonly isolated (24 out of 29, i.
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In the laboratory, eradication of the common dermatophyte Trichophyton rubrum has been demonstrated using pulsed laser technology [17].
Trichophyton rubrum es la causa mas comun de infeccion en el ser humano y por lo tanto de granuloma (4) Otros agentes reportados son Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Trichophyton epilans, Trichophyton violaceum, Microsporum audouinii, Microsporum gypseum, Microsporum ferrugineum, y Microsporum canis (5,6).
Evaluation of susceptibility of Trichophyton mentagrophytes and Trichophyton rubrum clinical isolates to antifungal drugs using a modified CLSI microdilution method (M38-A).
The Immunologic Response to Trichophyton Rubrum in Lower Extremity Fungal Infections.
Ozone gas effectively kills laboratory strains of Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes using an in vitro test system.
Con respecto a las dermatofitosis, se encontro que el agente mas frecuente fue el Complejo Trichophyton rubrum (70,1%), seguido por el Complejo T mentagrophytes (15,1%), Microsporum canis (9,4%), Epidermophyton floccosum (4%), T tonsurans (1,3%) yM.
Saccharomyces cerevisiae ATCC 9763, Cn: Cryptococcus neoformans ATCC 32264, Afu: Aspergillus fumigxtus ATCC 26934, An: Aspergillus niger RXCC 9029, Mg: Microspomm gypseum CCC 115, Tr: Trichophyton rubrum CCC 113, Tm: Trichophyton mentagrophytes ATCC 9972.