Tinea Capitis Definition Terminology Encyclopedia Online
Tinea capitis is a disease caused by superficial fungal infection of the skin of the scalp, eyebrows, and eyelashes, with a propensity for attacking hair shafts and follicle.
Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the scalp. It is also called ringworm of the scalp.
Tinea capatis in adults
Tinea capitis should be considered in all adults with a patchy inflammatory scalp disorder.
Tinea capitis is the name used for infection of the scalp with a dermatophyte fungus.
Ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis)
Ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis).
Tinea (Ringworm), Candidiasis, and other Fungal Infections
T. Capitis is a worldwide problem fungal infection of the scalp.
Tinea capitis & kerion
Tinea Capatis and Kerion.
Diagnosis - Tinea capitis.