International Journal of Trichology

CASE REPORT
Year
: 2019  |  Volume : 11  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 134--137

A case of scalp white piedra caused by trichosporon ovoides


Arti Singh, Asha Nyati, Alpana Mohta, Ramesh Kumar Kushwaha, Suresh Kumar Jain 
 Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, GMC, Kota, Rajasthan, India

Correspondence Address:
Dr. Suresh Kumar Jain
Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy, GMC, Kota - 324 005, Rajasthan
India

White piedra also known as trichomycosis nodularis or trichomycosis nodosa is a superficial fungal infection of the hair shaft caused by Trichosporon asahii. We are reporting a case of white piedra in a female for the rarity of such occurrence.


How to cite this article:
Singh A, Nyati A, Mohta A, Kushwaha RK, Jain SK. A case of scalp white piedra caused by trichosporon ovoides.Int J Trichol 2019;11:134-137


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Singh A, Nyati A, Mohta A, Kushwaha RK, Jain SK. A case of scalp white piedra caused by trichosporon ovoides. Int J Trichol [serial online] 2019 [cited 2021 Apr 11 ];11:134-137
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