tinea incognito

tinea incognito

presentation of tinea mimicking (and possibly misdiagnosed as) dermatitis
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Majocchi's granuloma with secondary tinea incognito.
Tinea incognito and over the counter potent topical steroids.
Tinea imbricata, tinea faciei, tinea incognito and Majocchi's granuloma are some of the variations in tinea corporis.
Of the 78 cases of tinea corporis included in the study, tinea incognito (Figure 2) (6.
Dermatophytosis manifest itself in various clinical forms, notably Tinea corporis, Tinea cruris, Tinea capitis, Tinea incognito, onychomycosis to name a few.
The higher incidence of Tinea incognito in this region is associated with the use of topical potent steroids as cosmetic for years together by the population at large.
In our study the most common clinical presentation is Tinea corporis (162, 26%), followed by Tinea unguium (147, 24%),Tinea cruris (106,17%), Tinea capitis (53,8%), Tinea pedis (34,8%), mixed site infection 5% and Tinea incognito 2%.
schoenleinii was isolated from Tinea pedis and Tinea incognito in our study which is comparable to another study of Jain Neetu with similar finding.