Retrospective evaluation of 104 tinea capitis cases


ÇALKA O., Gunes Bilgili S. , KARADAĞ A. S. , ONDER S.

TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES, cilt.43, ss.1019-1023, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 43 Konu: 6
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.3906/sag-1211-9
  • Dergi Adı: TURKISH JOURNAL OF MEDICAL SCIENCES
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.1019-1023

Özet

Aim: Tinea capitis is a superficial scalp dermatophyte infection. Tinea capitis is particularly seen during childhood and is not usually seen after puberty. In untreated cases, it can be contagious and can progress to cicatricial alopecia. This study aimed to retrospectively evaluate cases of tinea capitis.