Agent Name

Trichophyton verrucosum

Synonyms

Also Microsporum canis;

Category

Infectious Agents

Comments

Dermatophytoses are papulosquamous eruptions (tinea corporis, tinea manuum, tinea cruris, and tinea pedis).Workers who handle farm and pet animals are at risk for fungal skin infections (veterinarian, zookeeper, laboratory animal worker, farmer, pet shop worker).

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: