Trichophyton schoenleinii


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Related to Trichophyton schoenleinii: Trichophyton mentagrophytes, Trichophyton violaceum

Tri·choph·y·ton schoen·lei·'ni·i

an anthropophilic endothrix species of dermatophyte fungi causing favus in humans; it is endemic throughout Eurasia and Africa and, because of travel, is seen more frequently in the Western Hemisphere; it produces tunnels within the hair shaft that are filled with air bubbles after the hyphae disintegrate.
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Trich·o·phy·ton schoen·lei·ni·i

(tri-kof'i-ton shoyn-lī'nē-ī)
Fungal species of dermatophyte that causes favus in humans; produces tunnels within the hair shaft that are filled with air bubbles after the hyphae disintegrate.
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Trichophyton schoenleinii

The causative agent of favus of the scalp.
See: favus
See also: Trichophyton
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Antifungal activities of all compounds were studied against six fungal strains Trichophyton mentogrophytes, Epidermophyton floccosum, Aspergillus niger, Microsporum canis, Fusarium culmorum, and Trichophyton schoenleinii according to recommended procedure [12] and recorded in Table 2.
The antifungal screening of all compounds was carried out against Trichophyton mentogrophytes, Epidermophyton floccosum, Aspergillus niger, Microsporum canis, Fusarium culmorum, and Trichophyton schoenleinii fungal strains (Table 2) according to the literature protocol [12].