tinea pedis

Summary

Summary: Dermatological pruritic lesion in the feet, caused by Trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes, or Epidermophyton floccosum.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi [New developments in medical mycology]
    H C Korting
    , , Frauenlobstrasse 9-11,
    Hautarzt 52:91-7. 2001
  2. ncbi [Therapeutic efficacy of a topical tolnaftate preparation in guinea pig model of tinea pedis]
    H Yamaguchi
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology
    Jpn J Antibiot 54:323-30. 2001
  3. ncbi A comparative clinical study between 2 weeks of luliconazole 1% cream treatment and 4 weeks of bifonazole 1% cream treatment for tinea pedis
    Shinichi Watanabe
    Department of Dermatology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Itabashi, Japan
    Mycoses 49:236-41. 2006
  4. ncbi The spectrum of fungal infections with a special reference to dermatophytoses in the capital area of Kuwait during 2000-2005: a retrospective analysis
    Mostafa A Yehia
    Department of Dermatology, Al Amiri Hospital, Ministry of Health, Ardyia Kuwait, P O Box 50, 92551, Safat, Kuwait
    Mycopathologia 169:241-6. 2010
  5. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for tinea pedis in Israeli soldiers
    A D Cohen
    Dermatology Center, Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Internal Medicine E and Infectious Diseases Institute, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Guion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Dermatol 44:1002-5. 2005
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of tinea unguium and tinea pedis in the general population in Spain
    S Perea
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid 28041, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3226-30. 2000
  7. ncbi Tinea pedis resulting from Fusarium spp
    Clara Romano
    Institute of Dermatological Sciences, University of Siena, Italy
    Int J Dermatol 41:360-2. 2002
  8. ncbi Tinea pedis in European marathon runners
    C Lacroix
    Department of Mycology and Parasitology, Hĵpital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 16:139-42. 2002
  9. ncbi Treatment of tinea pedis with socks containing copper-oxide impregnated fibers
    Richard C Zatcoff
    Upstate Podiatry, 727 SE Main Street, Ste 380, Simpsonville, SC 29681, USA
    Foot (Edinb) 18:136-41. 2008
  10. ncbi Rapid real-time diagnostic PCR for Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes in patients with tinea unguium and tinea pedis using specific fluorescent probes
    Yoshiharu Miyajima
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology and Genome Research Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Dermatol Sci 69:229-35. 2013

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Publications193 found, 100 shown here

  1. ncbi [New developments in medical mycology]
    H C Korting
    , , Frauenlobstrasse 9-11,
    Hautarzt 52:91-7. 2001
    ..Onychomycosis can compromise quality of life markedly. Common tinea pedis is one of the most important risk factors for erysipelas of the lower legs...
  2. ncbi [Therapeutic efficacy of a topical tolnaftate preparation in guinea pig model of tinea pedis]
    H Yamaguchi
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology
    Jpn J Antibiot 54:323-30. 2001
    ..efficacy of a topical antifungal ointment containing 2% tolnaftate was studied in a guinea pig model of tinea pedis using the following four topical antifungal preparations commercially available as reference drugs: variotin (3,..
  3. ncbi A comparative clinical study between 2 weeks of luliconazole 1% cream treatment and 4 weeks of bifonazole 1% cream treatment for tinea pedis
    Shinichi Watanabe
    Department of Dermatology, Teikyo University School of Medicine, Itabashi, Japan
    Mycoses 49:236-41. 2006
    ..compare the efficacy and safety of luliconazole 1% cream and bifonazole 1% cream as applied in the treatment of tinea pedis (interdigital-type and plantar-type)...
  4. ncbi The spectrum of fungal infections with a special reference to dermatophytoses in the capital area of Kuwait during 2000-2005: a retrospective analysis
    Mostafa A Yehia
    Department of Dermatology, Al Amiri Hospital, Ministry of Health, Ardyia Kuwait, P O Box 50, 92551, Safat, Kuwait
    Mycopathologia 169:241-6. 2010
    ..So, characterization by in vitro culture is required for appropriate diagnosis and treatment as well as to study the epidemiological characteristics in a region...
  5. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for tinea pedis in Israeli soldiers
    A D Cohen
    Dermatology Center, Clalit Health Services, Southern District, Internal Medicine E and Infectious Diseases Institute, Soroka University Medical Center, Faculty of Health Sciences, Ben Guion University of the Negev, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Int J Dermatol 44:1002-5. 2005
    b>Tinea pedis is a common infection in soldiers. However, prevalence and risk factors for tinea pedis in soldiers were investigated in only a few studies.
  6. pmc Prevalence and risk factors of tinea unguium and tinea pedis in the general population in Spain
    S Perea
    Department of Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, University Hospital 12 de Octubre, Madrid 28041, Spain
    J Clin Microbiol 38:3226-30. 2000
    This study prospectively evaluated the prevalence and risk factors of tinea unguium and tinea pedis in the general adult population in Madrid, Spain...
  7. ncbi Tinea pedis resulting from Fusarium spp
    Clara Romano
    Institute of Dermatological Sciences, University of Siena, Italy
    Int J Dermatol 41:360-2. 2002
  8. ncbi Tinea pedis in European marathon runners
    C Lacroix
    Department of Mycology and Parasitology, Hĵpital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 16:139-42. 2002
    Epidemiological studies suggest that 15% of the population in industrial countries suffer from tinea pedis (athlete's foot) and that persons who do sports are a high-risk population.
  9. ncbi Treatment of tinea pedis with socks containing copper-oxide impregnated fibers
    Richard C Zatcoff
    Upstate Podiatry, 727 SE Main Street, Ste 380, Simpsonville, SC 29681, USA
    Foot (Edinb) 18:136-41. 2008
    b>Tinea pedis, known as Athlete's foot, is a common fungal infection of the feet, the majority of cases caused by dermatophytes. Copper oxide has potent antimicrobial and antifungal properties.
  10. ncbi Rapid real-time diagnostic PCR for Trichophyton rubrum and Trichophyton mentagrophytes in patients with tinea unguium and tinea pedis using specific fluorescent probes
    Yoshiharu Miyajima
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology and Genome Research Center, Tokyo, Japan
    J Dermatol Sci 69:229-35. 2013
    ..For suitable diagnosis and treatment, rapid and accurate identification of etiologic agents in clinical samples using reliable molecular based method is required...
  11. ncbi Onychomycosis and tinea pedis in athletes from the State of Rio Grande Do Sul (Brazil): a cross-sectional study
    Clarice Saggin Sabadin
    Department of Dermatology, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Mycopathologia 171:183-9. 2011
    Onychomycosis and tinea pedis are common superficial infections caused primarily by dermatophytes...
  12. ncbi The safety and efficacy of sertaconazole nitrate cream 2% for tinea pedis
    Ronald Savin
    Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Cutis 78:268-74. 2006
    To determine the safety and efficacy of topical sertaconazole nitrate cream 2% in the treatment of tinea pedis, 2 randomized, multicenter, double-blinded, parallel group, vehicle-controlled studies were conducted...
  13. ncbi [Antimycotic therapy of Tinea pedis and other foot mycoses]
    Ingo Stock
    Med Monatsschr Pharm 31:247-56; quiz 257-8. 2008
    ..mentagrophytes, and affect the toes and the areas between the toes, respectively, and/or the soles of the foot (Tinea pedis). In some cases, foot infections due to other fungi than dermatophytes (predominantly Candida spp...
  14. ncbi Usefulness and pharmacokinetic study of oral terbinafine for hyperkeratotic type tinea pedis
    Izumi Kikuchi
    Department of Dermatology, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
    Mycoses 51:7-13. 2008
    ..and establish an optimal administration method of oral antifungal, terbinafine (TBF), for hyperkeratotic type tinea pedis, from the pharmacokinetic point of view, 20 patients with hyperkeratotic type tinea pedis were given TBF 125 mg ..
  15. ncbi Efficacy and tolerability of terbinafine 1% emulsion gel in patients with tinea pedis
    K A Hollmen
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 16:87-8. 2002
  16. ncbi Short-duration topical treatment of tinea pedis using terbinafine emulsion gel: results of a dose-ranging clinical trial
    Ian G James
    Spring House Surgery, Bolton, United Kingdom
    J Dermatolog Treat 18:163-8. 2007
    In the treatment of tinea pedis, current terbinafine formulations are applied once or twice daily for 7 days. A terbinafine emulsion gel formulation has been developed to provide a 5-day treatment course for tinea pedis.
  17. ncbi Efficacy and safety of terbinafine 1% solution in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis or tinea cruris
    M Lebwohl
    Mount Sinai Medical Center, 5 E 98th St, 12th Floor, Box 1048, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Cutis 67:261-6. 2001
    ..studies assessed the efficacy and safety of a new terbinafine 1% solution for the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis or tinea cruris (tinea corporis/cruris)...
  18. ncbi Acral lentiginous melanoma misdiagnosed as tinea pedis: a case report
    Gamze Serarslan
    University of Mustafa Kemal Faculty of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Ataturk Street, 97 1, 31034 Antakya, Turkey
    Int J Dermatol 43:37-8. 2004
    ..We present a Caucasian Turkish man with ALM on the interdigital site of his foot, however, as a result of maceration of the surrounding skin, it seemed to be tinea pedis.
  19. ncbi Tinea pedis: clinical experience and efficacy of short treatment
    E G Evans
    Department of Microbiology, University of Leeds, UK
    Dermatology 194:3-6. 1997
    b>Tinea pedis is the commonest fungal infection in developed countries. Topical therapy is an accepted and successful method for the management of this condition...
  20. ncbi Efficacy of ozonized sunflower oil in the treatment of tinea pedis
    S Menendez
    Centro de Investigaciones del Ozono, Apartado Postal 6880, Playa, Cuba
    Mycoses 45:329-32. 2002
    ..In the present study, the efficacy of Oleozon in the treatment of tinea pedis was demonstrated in a controlled randomized phase III assay, comparing topical Oleozon with ketoconazole cream ..
  21. ncbi One week terbinafine 1% cream (Lamisil) once daily is effective in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis: a vehicle controlled study. LAS-INT-06 Study Group
    H C Korting
    Department of Dermatology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Med Mycol 39:335-40. 2001
    ..treatment with terbinafine 1% cream for 1 week, compared to its vehicle, in adult patients with interdigital tinea pedis. Efficacy was assessed in terms of mycological cure, total clinical signs and symptoms scores, and clinical ..
  22. ncbi Epidemiological and aetiological study on tinea pedis and onychomycosis in Algeria
    Assya Djeridane
    Service de Dermatologie, Hôpital Central de l Armée, Kouba, Algiers, Algeria
    Mycoses 49:190-6. 2006
    Epidemiological studies on tinea pedis and onychomycosis, common fungal infections, have been conducted in many parts of the world. There are currently no studies of tinea pedis and/or onychomycosis in Algeria...
  23. ncbi KP-103, a novel triazole derivative, is effective in preventing relapse and successfully treating experimental interdigital tinea pedis and tinea corporis in guinea pigs
    Yoshiyuki Tatsum
    Central Research Laboratories, Kaken Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Kyoto, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 46:425-32. 2002
    The therapeutic efficacy of KP-103, a triazole derivative, for 10 guinea pigs with interdigital tinea pedis or tinea corporis was investigated. Topical KP-103 solution (0...
  24. ncbi Novel, single-dose, topical treatment of tinea pedis using terbinafine: results of a dose-finding clinical trial
    Martine Feuilhade de Chauvin
    Laboratoire de Parasitologie Mycologie, Hopital Saint Louis, Paris, France
    Mycoses 51:1-6. 2008
    b>Tinea pedis is the most common dermatophytosis requiring topical antifungals for at least 1-4 weeks...
  25. ncbi Frequency of culture-proven dermatophyte infection in patients with suspected tinea pedis
    Aaron Fuchs
    Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, USA
    Am J Med Sci 327:77-8. 2004
    This study examined the incidence of culture-proven tinea pedis in patients who presented with a foot rash clinically suspected to be tinea pedis.
  26. ncbi Achievement of complete mycological cure by topical antifungal agent NND-502 in guinea pig model of tinea pedis
    Katsuhisa Uchida
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology, Hachioji, Tokyo 192 0395, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 47:143-6. 2003
    ..the therapeutic effect of a 1% cream preparation of NND-502, a novel topical antifungal agent, in a guinea pig tinea pedis model produced by infecting the plantar skin of guinea pigs with Trichophyton mentagrophytes...
  27. ncbi The necessity of culture for the diagnosis of tinea pedis
    Talat Ecemis
    Celal Bayar University, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Manisa, Turkey
    Am J Med Sci 331:88-90. 2006
    This study examined the consistency between the clinical diagnosis of tinea pedis and the results of direct fungal examination, prepared with 10% potassium hydroxide, and culture.
  28. ncbi Treatments of tinea pedis
    Aditya K Gupta
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center Sunnybrook site, University of Toronto, 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M4N 3M5, Canada
    Dermatol Clin 21:431-62. 2003
    The severity of tinea pedis infection determines the course of treatment required. Mild infections may be resolved using a topical agent...
  29. ncbi [Therapeutic efficacy of a topical antifungal solution preparation formulated with pyrrolnitrin and clotrimazole in combination (Pyroace W) in guinea pig model of tinea pedis]
    K Uchida
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology
    Jpn J Antibiot 52:68-74. 1999
    ..2% pyrrolnitrin and 0.4% clotrimazole (Pyroace W) was tested in a guinea pig model of tinea pedis using a 1% newly solution formulated preparation of miconazole (Dermalin-L) as a reference drug...
  30. ncbi In vivo fungicidal effect of KP-103 in a guinea pig model of interdigital tinea pedis determined by using a new method for removing the antimycotic carryover effect
    Yoshiyuki Tatsumi
    Central Research Laboratories, Kaken Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Kyoto, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 46:433-9. 2002
    ..method, we reevaluated the efficacy of KP-103, neticonazole, and lanoconazole in a guinea pig interdigital tinea pedis model...
  31. ncbi Efficacy and safety of a new single-dose terbinafine 1% formulation in patients with tinea pedis (athlete's foot): a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled study
    J P Ortonne
    Dermatology Department, Hôpital L Archet 2, Nice, France, and Department of Dermatology, Ludwig Maximillians University, Munich, Germany
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:1307-13. 2006
    b>Tinea pedis is a common dermatophyte infection with frequent recurrences...
  32. ncbi Fungicidal activity plus reservoir effect allow short treatment courses with terbinafine in tinea pedis
    M Schafer-Korting
    Department of Pharmacy Pharmacology and Toxicology, Freie Universitat Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 21:203-10. 2008
    ..Terbinafine, a synthetic allylamine, exerts fungicidal activity against dermatophytes, the causative pathogens of tinea pedis. As proven in numerous clinical trials, tinea pedis can be effectively and safely treated by topical ..
  33. ncbi Prevalence of tinea capitis and tinea pedis in Barcelona schoolchildren
    Laura Triviño-Duran
    Experimental and Clinical Mycology Research Unit, IMIM IMAS, Autonomous University of Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 24:137-41. 2005
    ..There are no prior data on the prevalence of tinea capitis and tinea pedis in Barcelona, Spain...
  34. ncbi Population-based epidemiologic study of tinea pedis in Israeli children
    Vera Leibovici
    Department of Dermatology, Information Systems Division, Hadassah University Hospital, Jerusalen, Israel
    Pediatr Infect Dis J 21:851-4. 2002
    In recent years we have seen an increasing number of children in Israel with tinea pedis.
  35. ncbi Treatment of interdigital tinea pedis with 25% and 50% tea tree oil solution: a randomized, placebo-controlled, blinded study
    Andrew C Satchell
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Camperdown, New South Wales, Australia
    Australas J Dermatol 43:175-8. 2002
    ..study to determine the efficacy and safety of 25% and 50% tea tree oil in the treatment of interdigital tinea pedis. One hundred and fifty-eight patients with tinea pedis clinically and microscopy suggestive of a dermatophyte ..
  36. ncbi Relation between vesicular eruptions on the hands and tinea pedis, atopic dermatitis and nickel allergy
    Lars Erik Bryld
    Department of Dermatology, University of Copenhagen, Gentofte Hospital, Hellerup, Denmark
    Acta Derm Venereol 83:186-8. 2003
    ..The present study was undertaken to establish whether tinea pedis, atopic dermatitis or nickel allergy is a risk factor for development of vesicular eruptions...
  37. ncbi Inflammatory tinea pedis/manuum masquerading as bacterial cellulitis
    Susan M Sweeney
    Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Worchester 01605, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1149-52. 2002
    b>Tinea pedis and tinea manuum in children are more common than previously recognized. Clinical presentations of dermatophyte infections may vary in children and may be difficult to diagnose.
  38. ncbi Clinical inquiries. What is the most effective treatment for tinea pedis (athlete's foot)?
    Tsveti Markova
    Wayne State University, USA
    J Fam Pract 51:21. 2002
  39. ncbi Short-duration oral terbinafine for the treatment of tinea pedis in HIV-positive patients
    S Smith
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Cutis 68:30-9. 2001
    Management of tinea pedis in patients who have the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is problematic; in those patients, dermatophytoses may be more difficult to treat than in the general population...
  40. ncbi Clinical comparison of the efficacy and tolerability of once daily Canesten with twice daily Nizoral (clotrimazole 1% cream vs. ketoconazole 2% cream) during a 28-day topical treatment of interdigital tinea pedis
    Sigrid Suschka
    Department of Dermatology, University Clinic of the RWTH Aachen, Germany
    Mycoses 45:91-6. 2002
    ..were clinically compared in a double-blind, randomized manner for a 28-day therapy of interdigital tinea pedis in 106 treated patients...
  41. ncbi A case of bullous tinea pedis with dermatophytid reaction caused by Trichophyton violaceum
    C Romano
    Mycoses 49:249-50. 2006
    Summary The authors report a case of bullous tinea pedis caused by Trichophyton violaceum with dermatophytid reaction in a 26-year-old woman who had been in Africa...
  42. ncbi [An epidemiological survey of dermatomycoses in Japan, 2002]
    Katsutaro Nishimoto
    Ekisaikai Nagasaki Hospital, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 47:103-11. 2006
    ..2) Among dermatophytoses, tinea pedis was the most frequent (4,813 cases: male 2,439, female 2,374), then in decreasing order, tinea unguium (2,123 ..
  43. ncbi The effect of highly active antiretroviral therapy on dermatologic disease in a longitudinal study of HIV type 1-infected women
    Toby Maurer
    Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Clin Infect Dis 38:579-84. 2004
    ..HIV-1-infected women receiving HAART were less likely to have eczema, folliculitis, tinea pedis, and xerosis than were women who had not initiated HAART, independent of CD4+ cell count...
  44. ncbi High prevalence of foot diseases in Europe: results of the Achilles Project
    T Burzykowski
    Limburgs Universitair Centrum, Diepenbeek, Belgium
    Mycoses 46:496-505. 2003
    ..To provide an insight into the prevalence of foot disease in Europe, and to include an assessment of the prevalence of predisposing factors and their correlation with foot disease...
  45. ncbi Pedal dermatophyte infection in psoriasis
    N Hamnerius
    Department of Dermatology, Blekinge Hospital, S 371 85 Karlskrona, Sweden
    Br J Dermatol 150:1125-8. 2004
    ..However, there are data indicating that tinea unguium is as common or even more common in psoriasis compared with healthy controls. Tinea unguium is generally a secondary event to tinea pedis infection.
  46. ncbi Common fungal infections of the feet in patients with diabetes mellitus
    James S Tan
    Department of Internal Medicine, Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, Ohio, USA
    Drugs Aging 21:101-12. 2004
    Superficial fungal infections of the foot (tinea pedis and onychomycosis) are common among elderly patients...
  47. ncbi [Dermatomycosis and environment]
    Takuro Katoh
    Division of Dermatology, Saiseikai Kawaguchi General Hospital, Saitama, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 47:63-7. 2006
    ..Outbreaks of anthropophilic T. tonsurans infection pose a problem to medical mycologists. Tinea pedis is the most common exogenous dermatomycosis in Japan. Although T...
  48. ncbi Trichophyton rubrum in the external auditory meatus
    W Buzina
    Department of Otorhinolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Graz Medical University, Auenbruggerplatz, Graz, Austria
    Mycoses 47:85-6. 2004
    ..Mycological analysis revealed Trichophyton rubrum. With further examination tinea pedis of plantar and interdigital type and concomitant onychomycosis of the toenails due to T...
  49. ncbi Superficial fungal infections seen at the National Skin Centre, Singapore
    Hiok Hee Tan
    MIBBS, FRCP Bdin, FAMS
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 46:77-80. 2005
    ..Cutaneous fungal infections are common in Singapore. The National Skin Centre is a tertiary referral centre for dermatological diseases in the country, and sees more than 2,500 cases of superficial fungal infections annually...
  50. ncbi Fungal infection of the feet in soccer players and non-athlete individuals
    Katia Sheylla Malta Purim
    Mycology Laboratory, Federal University of Parana, Brazil
    Rev Iberoam Micol 22:34-8. 2005
    ..Nail clippings were obtained for histopathologic analysis. Tinea pedis was diagnosed more frequently among the non-athlete individuals...
  51. ncbi Mycoses in Thailand: current concerns
    Rataporn Ungpakorn
    Institute of Dermatology, 420 7 Rajvithi Road, Phyathai, Bangkok 10400, Thailand
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 46:81-6. 2005
    ..from that caused by dermatophytes and should be included as a possible cause of treatment failure in tinea pedis and onychomycosis...
  52. ncbi [Harmless foot fungus? Not true! Threat of erysipelas]
    Andrea Warpakowski
    MMW Fortschr Med 147:15. 2005
  53. ncbi [Epidemiological survey of Trichophyton tonsurans infection in Tohoku district and its clinical problems]
    Tatsuya Kasai
    Kasai Dermatological Clinic, 2 40 32 105 Higashitanaka, Tagajo, Miyagi 985 0863, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 46:87-91. 2005
    ..I think also necessary is the systemic administration of terbinafine or itraconazole for 4 or 6 weeks or more even for tinea corporis. Additionally, I emphasize that culture study is indispensable to confirm the infection by this fungi...
  54. ncbi Etiologic agents of dermatophyte infection in Lebanon
    George F Araj
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, American University of Beirut, Medical Center, Beirut, Lebanon
    J Med Liban 52:59-63. 2004
    ..In our region, studies on the prevalence of dermatophytoses and the distribution of the various dermatophyte species involved are rare. In Lebanon, only one study was published on this subject over the last forty years...
  55. ncbi Epidemiology of tinea pedis and toenail tinea unguium in worshippers in the mosques in Adana, Turkey
    Macit Ilkit
    Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cukurova, Adana, Turkey
    J Dermatol 32:698-704. 2005
    ..Among 461 subjects, 136 (29.5%) had tinea pedis, 23 (5.0%) had tinea unguium, and 21 (4...
  56. ncbi What defines the quality of patient care in tinea pedis?
    S Mistik
    Department of Family Medicine, Erciyes University Medical Faculty, Kayseri, Turkey
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 20:158-65. 2006
    The aim of this study has been to evaluate patients with tinea pedis for their demographic data and attitudes affecting the treatment of disease, and to compare the in vitro activity of 10 antifungal agents and to relate them to their in ..
  57. ncbi [Study on patient satisfaction with the treatment of mycosis on the extremities with terbinafine (SETTA)]
    Julia M Sánchez-Schmidt
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario de Bellvitge, Barcelona, Spain
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 96:285-90. 2005
    ..The SETTA study is an open-label, multicenter, prospective, observational study carried out in order to evaluate satisfaction with the treatment of mycosis on the extremities with terbinafine...
  58. ncbi Tinea cruris in routine urology practice
    I Atilla Aridogan
    Department of Urology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Cukurova, Adana, Turkey
    Urol Int 74:346-8. 2005
    ..It has been aimed to investigate the prevalence and the causative agents of tinea cruris and tinea pedis in patients who were admitted to the Department of Urology with various pathologies.
  59. ncbi [Dermatophytosis with concurrent lesions in distant locations. Prognostic and therapeutic significance]
    Julián Larruskain
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Donostia, San Sebastian, Guipuzcoa, Espana
    Enferm Infecc Microbiol Clin 23:191-3. 2005
    ..Recurrence and a lack of treatment response are common in dermatophytosis. In patients with cutaneous and concurrent toenail lesions, often only the former are investigated, which may result in inappropriate treatment due to misdiagnosis...
  60. ncbi [Pharmacological and clinical properties of luliconazole (Lulicon Cream 1%, Lulicon Solution 1%), a novel topical antifungal agent]
    Kenichi Kishii
    Nihon Yakurigaku Zasshi 127:408-14. 2006
  61. ncbi Epidemiology of dermatophytoses in children living in northeast France: a 5-year study
    S Reichert-Penetrat
    Department of Dermatology, Hopital Fournier, Nancy, France
    Pediatr Dermatol 19:103-5. 2002
    ..After the age of 12, even if these are still quite frequent, tinea pedis and onychomycosis become more common.
  62. ncbi Development of a new medium useful for the recovery of dermatophytes from clinical specimens by minimizing the carryover effect of antifungal agents
    Takuji Nakashima
    Pharmaceutical R and D Laboratories, POLA Chemical Industries, Inc, Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
    Microbiol Immunol 46:83-8. 2002
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  63. pmc Trichophyton eboreum sp. nov. isolated from human skin
    Jochen Brasch
    Department of Dermatology, University of Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Schittenhelmstr 7, D 24105 Kiel, Germany
    J Clin Microbiol 43:5230-7. 2005
    An unusual dermatophyte was isolated from the plantar scales of a human immunodeficiency virus-positive man with tinea pedis. Morphology, physiology, and molecular data provided evidence to support the new species Trichophyton eboreum...
  64. ncbi [Resistance to azolic compounds in clinical Trichophyton spp. strains]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Laboratorio de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología Dr Ernesto Macotela, Hospital de Especialidades Dr Bernardo Sepúlveda, UMAE Centro Médico Nacional Siglo XXI, IMSS, Mexico D F, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 24:320-2. 2007
    ..It is important to establish the antifungal susceptibility as part of the study procedures in patients with dermatophytosis and a poor antifungal response...
  65. doi Tinea pedis in athletes
    Leslie A Field
    Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Int J Dermatol 47:485-92. 2008
  66. ncbi Reversible agranulocytosis associated with oral terbinafine in a pediatric patient
    C Aguilar
    Beaufort Naval Hospital Department of Pediatrics, Beaufort, Wisconsin, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 45:632-4. 2001
    ..With the incidence of severe side effects still unclear in children, this case argues for continued blood surveillance during courses of terbinafine and for the confirmation of infection before initiation of the drug...
  67. ncbi In-vitro and in-vivo anti-Trichophyton activity of essential oils by vapour contact
    S Inouye
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology, 359 Otsuka, Hachioji, Tokyo 192-03, Japan
    Mycoses 44:99-107. 2001
    ..The in-vivo efficacy of thyme and perilla oils by vapour contact was shown against an experimental tinea pedis in guinea pigs infected with T. mentagrophytes...
  68. ncbi Common tinea infections in children
    Mark D Andrews
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1084, USA
    Am Fam Physician 77:1415-20. 2008
    ..tinea infections can be managed with topical therapies; oral treatment is reserved for tinea capitis, severe tinea pedis, and tinea unguium...
  69. doi Influence of the human activity in the Atlantic Forest and in the prevalence of etiological agents of dermatophytosis in a coastal city of Southern Brazil [Ubatuba (São Paulo)]
    Roseli Santos de Freitas
    Int J Dermatol 47:865-7. 2008
  70. ncbi Case Report. Bullous tinea pedis in an elderly man
    Y El-Segini
    Center of Dermatology and Andrology, Justus Liebig University, Giessen, Germany
    Mycoses 45:428-30. 2002
    We report a case of recurrent bullous tinea pedis that had been misdiagnosed for a long time and treated with oral steroids...
  71. pmc Therapeutic efficacy of topically applied KP-103 against experimental tinea unguium in guinea pigs in comparison with amorolfine and terbinafine
    Yoshiyuki Tatsumi
    Central Research Laboratories, Kaken Pharmaceutical Co, Ltd, Shinomiya, Yamashina ku, Kyoto City, Kyoto 607 8042, Japan
    Antimicrob Agents Chemother 46:3797-801. 2002
    ..Experimental tinea unguium and tinea pedis were produced by inoculation of Trichophyton mentagrophytes SM-110 between the toes of the hind paw of guinea ..
  72. ncbi [Interdigital and foot fungal infection in patients with onychomycosis]
    Caroline Chanussot
    Sección de Micología, Hospital General Dr Manuel Gea Gonzalez, Calzada de Tlalpan 4800, 14000 Mexico D F, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 24:118-21. 2007
    ..2%) than interdigital (46.7%) infection. In the control group similar results were obtained; patients with OM in 76.5% had plantar mycotic infection and 67.1% interdigital involvement...
  73. ncbi Efficacy of flutrimazole 1% powder in the treatment of tinea pedis
    J Pereda
    Service of Dermatology, Hospital Naval del Mediterráneo, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
    Mycoses 46:126-31. 2003
    ..bifonazole 1% powder in treating tinea pedis. A multicentre, double blind, randomized, parallel and comparative study was conducted...
  74. ncbi A clinicomycological study of fungal foot infections among Algerian military personnel
    A Djeridane
    Dermatology Service, Army Central Hospital, Algeria
    Clin Exp Dermatol 32:60-3. 2007
    ..Fungal infection of the foot (including tinea pedis and Candida interdigital infection) was clinically diagnosed in 147, and confirmed in 119 by positive cultures, ..
  75. ncbi [Mycoses frequency in three communities in the North mountain of the State of Puebla]
    Luis Javier Méndez-Tovar
    Unidad de Investigación Médica en Dermatología y Micología, Hospital de Especialidades, Centro Medico Nacional Siglo XXI, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Av Cuauhtemoc 330, Col Doctores 06720, Mexico D F
    Gac Med Mex 139:118-22. 2003
    ..Eighty six cases (59%) of mycosis were detected: 43 finger or toenails onychomycosis, 25 tinea pedis, seven tinea capitis, four cases of tinea manum and, finally, five cases of seborrhoeic dermatitis and two of ..
  76. ncbi [Dermatophytosis due to Trichophyton rubrum. Ten-year period (1996-2006) data collection in a Dermatology Department in Mexico City]
    Amparo Hernández-Salazar
    Sección de Micología, Hospital General Dr Manuel Gea Gonzalez, Calzada de Tlalpan 4800, 14000 Mexico D F, Mexico
    Rev Iberoam Micol 24:122-4. 2007
    ..5%) were predominant. Onychomycosis was found in 63% of the cases, tinea pedis in 22.7%, tinea corporis in 5.2% and tinea cruris in 2.8%...
  77. ncbi [Prescriptions for onychomycosis]
    Waldtraud Paukstadt
    MMW Fortschr Med 149:18-9. 2007
  78. ncbi An epidemiological and clinical study of untreated patients with tinea pedis within a company in Japan
    R Maruyama
    Department of Dermatology, Nakano General Hospital, Tokyo, Japan
    Mycoses 46:208-12. 2003
    ..A subsequent mycological examination revealed 41 untreated patients with tinea pedis and/or tinea unguium (89% of subjects examined) and the overall prevalence was estimated at 18%...
  79. ncbi Tinea pedis observed in Cagliari, Italy, between 1996 and 2000
    N Aste
    Department of Dermatology, University of Cagliary, Cagliari, Italy
    Mycoses 46:38-41. 2003
    The aim of this study was to verify the incidence of tinea pedis in patients observed in the Department of Dermatology of the University of Cagliari, Italy, in the period from 1996 to 2000...
  80. ncbi Clinical and mycological study of occult tinea pedis and tinea unguium in dermatological patients from Tokyo
    Y Ogasawara
    Department of Dermatology, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Mycoses 46:114-9. 2003
    ..investigation was conducted to determine the prevalence and circumstances of untreated, unsuspected tinea pedis and tinea unguium, morbid conditions that could be termed occult athlete's foot, in patients visiting a ..
  81. ncbi Sertaconazole: a review of its use in the management of superficial mycoses in dermatology and gynaecology
    Jamie D Croxtall
    Wolters Kluwer Health Adis, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drugs 69:339-59. 2009
    ..skin mycoses such as dermatophytosis (including tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea manus, tinea barbae and tinea pedis), cutaneous candidiasis, pityriasis versicolor and seborrhoeic dermatitis of the scalp, and in the US for tinea ..
  82. ncbi Terbinafine. An update of its use in superficial mycoses
    K J McClellan
    Adis International Limited, Auckland, New Zealand
    Drugs 58:179-202. 1999
    ..250 mg/day is effective in the treatment of superficial dermatophyte infections such as onychomycosis, tinea pedis and tinea corporis/cruris, generally achieving mycological cure in > 80% of patients...
  83. ncbi Topical application of acidified nitrite to the nail renders it antifungal and causes nitrosation of cysteine groups in the nail plate
    M J Finnen
    Prostrakan Pharmaceuticals, Buckholm Mill Brae, Galashiels TS1 2HB, UK
    Br J Dermatol 157:494-500. 2007
    ..Acidified nitrite is an effective treatment for tinea pedis. It releases nitric oxide (NO) and other NO-related species...
  84. ncbi Epidemiology and prevalence of onychomycosis in HIV-positive individuals
    A K Gupta
    Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Center, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Int J Dermatol 39:746-53. 2000
    ..who are human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) positive are predisposed to the development of infections including tinea pedis and onychomycosis...
  85. ncbi Clinical and mycological evaluation of therapeutic effectiveness of Solanum chrysotrichum standardized extract on patients with Pityriasis capitis (dandruff). A double blind and randomized clinical trial controlled with ketoconazole
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social, Argentina 1, Xochitepec, Morelos, México 62790
    Planta Med 70:483-8. 2004
    ..with this vegetal species report high rates of clinical and mycological effectiveness in the treatment of Tinea pedis,without producing secondary effects...
  86. ncbi Epidemiological survey of dermatophytosis in Tehran, Iran, from 2000 to 2005
    Shahindokht Bassiri-Jahromi
    Medical Mycology Department, Pasteur Institute of Iran, Tehran, Iran
    Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 75:142-7. 2009
    ..The prevalence of superficial mycosis infections has risen to such a level that skin mycoses now affect more than 20-25% of the world's population, making them the most frequent form of infection...
  87. ncbi Prevalence and risk factors for superficial fungal infections among Italian Navy Cadets
    Vito Ingordo
    Department of Dermatology, Italian Navy Main Hospital M O Giulio Venticinque, Taranto, Italy
    Dermatology 209:190-6. 2004
    ..Limited studies on the prevalence and risk factors for superficial mycoses are available...
  88. ncbi The significance of itraconazole for treatment of fungal infections of skin, nails and mucous membranes
    Hans Christian Korting
    Department of Dermatology and Allergy, Ludwig Maximilian University, Munich, Germany
    J Dtsch Dermatol Ges 7:11-9, 11-20. 2009
    ..terbinafine, ketoconazole and griseofulvin, for the treatment of dermatophyte infections of glabrous skin (tinea pedis, tinea manuum, tinea corporis and tinea cruris) in adults following unsuccessful topical therapy...
  89. ncbi Prediction of diabetic foot ulcer occurrence using commonly available clinical information: the Seattle Diabetic Foot Study
    Edward J Boyko
    Epidemiologic Research and Information Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System S 152E, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Diabetes Care 29:1202-7. 2006
    ..We conducted a prospective study of the individual and combined effects of commonly available clinical information in the prediction of diabetic foot ulcer occurrence...
  90. ncbi Mycological and electron microscopic study of Solanum chrysotrichum saponin SC-2 antifungal activity on Candida species of medical significance
    Armando Herrera-Arellano
    Centro de Investigacion Biomedica del Sur, Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social IMSS, Xochitepec, Morelos, Mexico
    Planta Med 73:1568-73. 2007
    ..chrysotrichum-derived saponin-standardized herbal products in the treatment of Tinea pedis and Pityriasis capitis...
  91. ncbi Dermatophytoses in forestry workers and farmers
    Idris Sahin
    Department of Microbiology and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Abant Izzet Baysal University, Duzce, Turkey
    Mycoses 48:260-4. 2005
    ..All specimens collected were analysed by direct microscopy and culture. Tinea pedis et manus was found in 23 (19.4%), and onycomycosis in 21 (17.7%) farmers...
  92. ncbi Combined effect of heat, essential oils and salt on fungicidal activity against Trichophyton mentagrophytes in a foot bath
    Shigeharu Inouye
    Teikyo University Institute of Medical Mycology, Tokyo, Japan
    Nihon Ishinkin Gakkai Zasshi 48:27-36. 2007
    ..the effective conditions of essential oils against Trichophyton mentagrophytes in vitro for the treatment of tinea pedis in a foot bath. Agar blocks implanted with T. mentagrophytes were immersed in 0...
  93. ncbi Pramiconazole, a triazole compound for the treatment of fungal infections
    Aanand N Geria
    New Jersey Medical School, Newark, NJ07101, USA
    IDrugs 11:661-70. 2008
    ..dermatitis (erythematosquamous skin disease), onychomycosis and dermatomycosis (including tinea versicolor, tinea pedis and tinea cruris/corporis)...
  94. ncbi Dermatophyte agents in the city of São Paulo, from 1992 to 2002
    Patricia Augusta Vianna Chinelli
    Department of Dermatology, Hospital das Clinicas, Faculty of Medicine, University of Sao Paulo, Av Dr Enéas Carvalho de Aguiar 255, 3rd Floor, 05403 900 Sao Paulo, SP, Brazil
    Rev Inst Med Trop Sao Paulo 45:259-63. 2003
    ..e., tinea corporis (31.5%), tinea capitis (27.5%), tinea unguium (14.8%), tinea cruris (13.9%), tinea pedis (9.9%), and tinea manuum (1.9%)...
  95. ncbi Characteristics of superficial mycoses in Malta
    Loranne Vella Zahra
    Medical School, Mycology Laboratory, Department of Pathology, St Luke s Hospital, G Mangia, Malta
    Int J Dermatol 42:265-71. 2003
    ..Data were collected over a 5-year period from mycologic investigations carried out on all dermatologic specimens sent to the Mycology Laboratory at St. Luke's Hospital in Malta...
  96. ncbi Dermatophytoses in monterrey, méxico
    Oliverio Welsh
    Servicio de Dermatologia, Hospital Universitario José E González, Monterrey, NL, Mexico
    Mycoses 49:119-23. 2006
    ..A total of 726 tinea pedis, 613 tinea unguium, 441 tinea capitis, 395 tinea corporis and 222 tinea cruris cases were observed...
  97. ncbi Optimal management of fungal infections of the skin, hair, and nails
    Aditya K Gupta
    Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center Sunnybrook site and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Am J Clin Dermatol 5:225-37. 2004
    ..b>Tinea pedis, an infection of the feet and toes, is one of the most common forms of dermatophytosis...
  98. ncbi A prospective epidemiologic survey on the prevalence of onychomycosis and dermatophytosis in male boarding school residents
    Zulal Erbagci
    Departments of Dermatology, Gazimuhtarpasa Bulvari Gecit 1 No 1 5, 27090 Gaziantep, Turkey
    Mycopathologia 159:347-52. 2005
    ..The results showed that the prevalences of tinea pedis (athlete's foot) and pure pedal onychomycosis were 51.5% (n:211) and 4.4% (n:18), respectively...
  99. ncbi [Dermatophytoses due to anthropophilic fungi in Cadiz, Spain, between 1997 and 2008]
    P García-Martos
    Servicio de Microbiologia, Hospital Universitario Puerta del Mar, Cadiz, Espana
    Actas Dermosifiliogr 101:242-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the incidence, epidemiology, etiology, and clinical course of the dermatophytoses caused by anthropophilic fungi in Cadiz, Spain, over the past 12 years...
  100. ncbi Epidemiological trends in skin mycoses worldwide
    Blanka Havlickova
    Global Clinical Development, Intendis GmbH, Berlin, Germany
    Mycoses 51:2-15. 2008
    ..For example, tinea pedis (athlete's foot) is more prevalent in developed countries than in emerging economies and is likely to be caused ..
  101. ncbi [Dermatomycosis--classification, etiology, pathogenesis, and treatment]
    Shinichi Watanabe
    Department of Dermatology, Teikyo University School of Medicine
    Nihon Rinsho 66:2285-9. 2008
    ..1%), followed by candidiasis (8.4%) and the Malassezia infections(2.4%). Among dermatophytoses, tinea pedis was the most frequent, then in decreasing order, tinea unguium, tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea manuum, and ..

Research Grants9

  1. RURAL ELDERS: ETHNICITY, FOOD MEANING & DIET MEASUREMENT
    SARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..These participants will complete six 24 hour diet recall interviews over a six month period, which will be used to validate the adapted Food Frequency Questionnaire and Meal Pattern Questionnaire. ..
  2. Casa A Campo: Pesticide Safety for Farmworkers' Families
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  3. Farmwoker Environmental Health Research Comparable Data
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The purpose of limiting the size of the conference is to facilitate active interaction, discussion and debate among leaders in the field. ..
  4. Differences in CAM Use Among Minority Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  5. African American Men Prostate & Colorectal Cancer Belief
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..A preliminary framework of the intervention strategy for this R01 application will be developed and evaluated as part of this project. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. JUSTA: Justice and Health for Poultry Workers
    SARA QUANDT; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  7. Rural Elders' Diabetes Self Management: Development of a Common Sense Model Inven
    Sara A Quandt; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  8. Ethnic Variation in CAM Use and Health Self Management among Rural Older Adults
    Thomas Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  9. Community-Based Participatory Approach to Farmworker Housing, Exposures & Health
    Thomas A Arcury; Fiscal Year: 2010
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