Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the scalp, eyelashs, eyebrows. with a propensity for attacking hair shafts and follicles
Tinea Capitis symptoms
Symptoms are severe itching of the scalp, dandruff, and bald patches where the fungus has rooted itself in the skin.
Pustules with inflamed crusts, exudate, matted infected hairs, and debris may be seen.
Black dot tinea […]
Tinea Versicolor Cause
Tinea versicolor is a common skin infection caused by the yeast Malassezia furfur .This yeast is normally found on the human skin and only becomes troublesome under certain circumstances, such as a warm and humid environment.
Tinea versicolor symptoms
Generally oval or irregularly-shaped spots of 1/4 to 1 inch in diameter, often merging together to […]