Trichophyton verrucosum

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Tri·choph·y·ton ver·ru·co·s'um

a zoophilic species of fungi that causes ringworm in cattle, from which humans can become infected.
Trichophyton verrucosum less common cause of athlete's foot


a genus of fungi that may cause various infections of the skin, hair and nails. It utilizes keratin as a source of nourishment and is therefore localized in its pathogenicity to the skin and its appendages. The perfect state is in the genus Arthroderma. Called also Achorion.

Trichophyton cutaneum
an occasional cause of bovine mastitis.
Trichophyton equinum
causes ringworm in horses.
Trichophyton gallinae
now called Microsporum gallinae; the cause of favus in fowl.
Trichophyton megninii, Trichophyton rubrum, Trichophyton shoenleinii, Trichophyton tonsurans, Trichophyton violaceum
anthropophilic species which occasionally infect animals.
Trichophyton mentagrophytes (Trichophyton gypseum)
causes ringworm in horses, dogs and many other species. T. var erinacei occasionally causes ringworm in dogs and other species; the reservoir is the European hedgehog.
Trichophyton simii
causes ringworm in monkeys and poultry.
Trichophyton verrucosum
causes ringworm in cattle, sheep and goats.
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Classe Numero de referencia do Patogeno de risco artigo Brucella 3 19, 46, 47, 48, 49, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 55, 56 Leptospira 2 52, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62 Toxoplasma gondii 2 52, 61, 63, 64, 65, 66 Coxiella burnetii 3 67, 68, 69, 70 Streptococcus 2 71, 72, 73, 74 Campylobacter 2 75, 76, 77 Virus hepatite E 2 78, 79, 80 Salmonella 2 78, 80 Taenia solium 2 81, 82 Virus Nipah 3 83, 84 Virus hepatite B 2 85 Mycobacterium bovis 3 86 Trichophyton verrucosum 2 87 Trichinella 2 88 Virus Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic fever 4 89 Cryptosporidium 2 90 Prion causador da doenca de Creutzfeldt-Jakob 2 91 Babesia 2 92 Toxocara 2 93 Quadro 1.
Trichophyton verrucosum em bovinos com pele higida e com lesoes.
Isolation of Trichophyton verrucosum from lesional and non-lesional skin in calves.
Trichophyton verrucosum infection in a horse and its transmission to man.
Clinical and mycological observations of dermatophytosis in cattle and goat Species Age Sex Location of Laboratory diagnosis lesions Direct Culture microscopy Bovine 4 years F Neck + * + ** Bovine 5 years F Shoulder + + Bovine 6 years F Back + + Caprine 2 years F Abdomen + + * Direct microscopy of skin scrapings in KOH revealed dermatophtyes ** Culture on Sabouraud dextrose agar with chloramphenicol and actidione yielded pure growth of Trichophyton verrucosum
The cutaneous sample of these peoples were cultured in mycobiotic agar while the fungus strain by macroscopic and microscopic studies were designated as only on peoples serum that suffers from dermatophytosis due to trichophyton verrucosum agent to determination of tryptophan amino acid, HPLC experiment were exert.
Each of trichophyton verrucosum counterfoils were cultured in plates contains amino acid and also in plates without amino acid.
Also, minimum colony diameter of trichophyton verrucosum is related to concentration of 1% than to maximum average (concentration of 0.
Methionine also has no effect on trichophyton verrucosum and was shown mildly effect on microsporium gypseum [8].
The Effect of Amino Acids on the Growth of Trichophyton verrucosum and Microsporum Gypseum.
Ali asghar Gharachorlou, Seyed jamal Hashemi, Hamid Mirzaee, Nadereh Rashtchizadeh and Haedeh mobaiyen (2011) Survey of methionine and aspargine amino acids effects on trichophyton rubrum and trichophyton verrucosum growth in safe peoples and suffering peoples to dermatophytosis under invivo and invitro conditions, International Journal of Academic Research, 3(1): 150-153.
Swai and Sanka (2012) treated bovine dermatophytosis caused by Trichophyton verrucosum with topical application of 2% Miconazole ointment applied twice daily for three weeks along with oral Griseofulvin at dose rate of 10m/kg body weight for 6 weeks and washing skin lesion and housing premises with disinfectants.