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TINEA CAPITIS
Tinea capitis  is a contagious dermatophytosis affecting the hair shaft and follicles of the scalp, eyebrows and eyelashes.
It is most common in the crowded areas as infection originates from contact with a pet or an infected person and asymptomatic carriage persists indefinitely.
It primarily affects children 3-7 years of age.
The causative agents are the genus Trichophyton and Microsporum.
Cardinal clinical feature is the combination of inflammation with hair breakage and loss.
Drug Information

Indication: Cryptococcosis. Systemic, mucosal & vag candidiasis. Prevention of fungal infection in patient w/ malignan...

Indication: Topical treatment of the tinea pedis, tinea cruris, tinea corporis, tinea versicolor, erythrasma candidiasis d...

Indication: Ear drops: Otomycosis. Prophylaxis for swimmers. Lotion: Tinea capitis, tinea barbae, tinea unguium, tinea cor...

Indication: Dermatomycoses, Candida vulvitis & Candida balanitis, pityriasis versicolor, erythrasma.

Indication: Topical fungal infection caused by dermatophytes, yeast, moulds & other fungi including Tinea infections, ...

Indication: Fungal skin infections due to dermatophytes & other dermal infections eg, Tinea pedis, cruris & corpor...

Indication: Topical fungal infection caused by dermatophytes, yeast infection, pityriasis versicolour & cutaneous cand...

Indication: Tinea pedia, tinea cruris & tinea corporis, cutaneous candidiasis & tinea versicolor.

Indication: Topical treatment of tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea pedis, pityriasis versicolor & cutaneous candidiasis.

Indication: Tinea corporis, cruris & pedis. Pityriasis, versicolor. Cutaneous candidiasis. Seborrheic dermatitis.

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