A study of onychomycosis in Krishna district of Andhra Pradesh, India
作者: Dusi Ratna Harika Anaparthy Usharani
刊名: Our Dermatology Online, 2015, Vol.6 (4)
来源数据库: Our Dermatology Online
关键词: OnychomychosisDermatophytesCandida sppNon dermatophyte molds
原始语种摘要: Introduction: Onychomycosis is a chronic infection of nails caused by fungi such as dermatophytes, yeasts or non-dermatophyte moulds. It is the most prevalent of all the nail ailments and affects 3-5% of the population worldwide and represents 20-40% of onychopathies and about 30% of mycotic cutaneous infections.Aims: 1) To isolate and identify the etiological fungi and to assess the prevalence of onychomycosis. 2) To analyse the epidemiological and mycological features of onychomychosis.Methods: 109 nail samples were collected from 102 clinically suspected cases of onychomycosis and further analysed.Results: Of 102 cases, the commonest age group was 41-50 years 38 (37.25%); males were 63 (61.76%) and females 39 (38.24%); involvement of toe nails in 73 (71.57%), finger nails 25 (24.51%)...
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  • onychomycosis 甲真菌病
  • India 印度
  • dermatophyte 皮肤真菌
  • NDM Network Data Mover
  • Candida 坎迪德
  • worldwide 世界的
  • prevalent 普通
  • mycological 真菌学的
  • predominant 优势
  • fungal 真菌的