Tinea

Tinea Cruis

  • Erythematous scale rash
  • Groin extending down thighs to perineum/natal cleft
  • Usually spreads from toe webs to groin

Tinea Incognito

  • this is where tinea has been incorrectly treated with steroids

Onychomycosis

  • Fungal infection of the nails where they become soft and brittle

Tinea Maan

  • Tinea of the band

Favus

  • Like a very severe tinea capitus caused by the fungus Trichophyton schoenleinii
  • Can cause extensive even complete hair loss, scalp atrophy and scarring alopecia

Kerion

  • Vigorous inflammatory reaction associated with secondary bacteria infection & boggy inflammation