International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2009  |  Volume : 1  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 140--141

White piedra in a mother and daughter


Anupama S Roshan, C Janaki, B Parveen 
 Department of Dermatology, Madras Medical College, Chennai, India

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Anupama S Roshan
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India

White Piedra is a superficial fungal infection of the hair caused by Trichosporon asahii. It is also known as trichomycosis nodosa or trichomycosis nodularis. We report two cases of White Piedra in a mother and her daughter for the rarity of such occurrence.


How to cite this article:
Roshan AS, Janaki C, Parveen B. White piedra in a mother and daughter.Int J Trichol 2009;1:140-141


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Roshan AS, Janaki C, Parveen B. White piedra in a mother and daughter. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2009 [cited 2022 Jul 6 ];1:140-141
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