- Tinea capitis in the paediatric population in Milan, Italy: the emergence of Trichophyton violaceumElisabetta Teodolinda Maria Mapelli
Department of Health Sciences, Dermatologic Unit, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Via Antonio di Rudinì, 8, 20142, Milan, Italy
Mycopathologia 176:243-6. 2013..The most recent epidemiological Italian studies still show zoophilic fungi as primary cause of TC. We are the first medical team in Italy to demonstrate a dominance of anthropophilic fungi, in particular T. violaceum. ..
- Comma hairs in tinea capitis: a useful dermatoscopic sign for diagnosis of tinea capitisElisabetta T M Mapelli
Dermatologic Department, San Paolo Hospital, Universita degli Studi di Milano, Milan, Italy
Pediatr Dermatol 29:223-4. 2012..The finding of a typical TC dermoscopic pattern may lead more quickly to a correct diagnosis...
- Tinea corporis due to Trichophyton rubrum in a woman and Tinea capitis in her 15-day-old baby: molecular evidence of vertical transmissionE T M Mapelli
Dermatologic Department, San Paolo Hospital, University of Milan, Milan, Italy
Mycopathologia 173:135-8. 2012..Our experience highlights the possibility of mother-child transmission and the importance of an early diagnosis...