Granuloma por hongos (de Majocchi)

Este granuloma por hongos se manifiesta en forma de un gran parche (placa) rojo (eritematoso), con un borde prominente, dentro del cual hay ampollas dispersas (pústulas) que indican un mayor compromiso de los folículos pilosos (granuloma de Majocchi). El causante de la infección es el hongo Trichophyton rubrum.Granuloma por hongos (de Majocchi)

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Last reviewed 11/20/2012 by Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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