Translated title of the contribution: A case of 'Tinea incognita'

M. Gatti, M. Cespa, L. Mocci, A. Di Silverio

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We describe a 32-year-old male with an unusual diffuse dermatitis caused by the inappropriate use of topical steroids for several months. Microscopic examination and culture of the affected skin allowed identification of 'Trichophyton Rubrum' and led to a diagnosis of 'Tinea incognita'.

Translated title of the contributionA case of 'Tinea incognita'
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)255-257
Number of pages3
JournalGiornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1994

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  • Dermatology

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    Gatti, M., Cespa, M., Mocci, L., & Di Silverio, A. (1994). TINEA INCOGNITA. UN CASO. Giornale Italiano di Dermatologia e Venereologia, 129(5), 255-257.