Microsporum canis antifungal susceptibilities: concerns regarding their clinical predictability.
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Mycology Laboratory, Department of Microbiology, Medical School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Mikras Asias 75, Goudi 11527, Athens, Greece.
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Name: International journal of antimicrobial agents
- PubMed Source: http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20685087
- DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijantimicag.2010.06.032
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A mitosporic Oxygenales fungal genus causing various diseases of the skin and hair. The species Microsporum canis produces TINEA CAPITIS and tinea corporis, which usually are acquired from domestic cats and dogs. Teleomorphs includes Arthroderma (Nannizzia). (Alexopoulos et al., Introductory Mycology, 4th edition, p305)
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