Dermatophilus


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Dermatophilus

[dər¦mad·ə′fil·əs]
(microbiology)
A genus of bacteria in the family Dermatophilaceae; mycelial filaments are long, tapering, and branched, and are divided transversely and longitudinally (in two planes) by septa; spherical spores are motile.
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La dermatofilosis es una dermatitis superficial no pruriginosa, proliferativa y exudativa con produccion de costras, que puede presentar curso agudo, subagudo o cronico, causada por Dermatophilus congolensis, un actinomiceto gram positivo, que produce zoosporas moviles.
All animals were found positive for Dermatophilus congolenis.
It is caused by Dermatophilus congolensis, which is a filamentous and branched Gram-positive coco-bacillus within the actinomycetes group that causes exudative dermatitis with crusts that stand out easily (WABACHA et al., 2007).
bovis), psoroptica (Psoroptes natalensis), corioptica (Chorioptes bovis), fotosensibilizacion, urticaria, paraqueratosis por deficiencia de zinc y ciertas formas de dermatofilosis (Dermatophilus congolensis) (Fighera et al., 2005).
Mud fever is caused by two bacterial infections called Staphylococcus and Dermatophilus which is often present on normal skin in very low quantities.
We used 35 local terms (nigua, nihua, niua, pique, pigue, piqui, piki, pico, sico, seccec, chegoe, chego, chigger, puce chique, puce de sable, chique, chica, bicho de pe, bicho do porco, pulga de areia, jatecuba, jigger, chicque, sand flea, tchike, tschike, sike, xique, ckicke, aagrani, atten, tom, tu, tungay, and tunga) and 9 scientific terms (Pulex minimus cutem penetrans Americanus, Pulex minutissimun nigricans, Acarus fuscus sub cutem nidulans proboscide acutiore, Pulex penetrans, Rhynchoprion penetrans, Sarcophaga penetrans, Dermatophilus penetrans, Sarcopsylla penetrans, and Tunga penetrans).
A dermatofilose ou "estreptotricose" e uma enfermidade infecto-contagiosa, de carater zoonotico (1), aguda ou cronica, de distribuicao mundial, que acomete diversas especies de mamiferos, principalmente bovinos, equinos e ovinos, alem de caprinos e suinos (2), causada por Dermatophilus congolensis (D.
Mud fever and rain scald are principally caused by dermatophilus, a bacterial infection causing scabs.
Micrococcus sedentarius, a Gram-positive Staphylococcus-related bacterium, Dermatophilus congolensis, a Gram-positive facultative anaerobic Actinomyces species, and several Corynebacterium species have all been identified as causative agents of PK.
Bovine dermatophilosis is caused by Actinomycete bacterium, Dermatophilus congolensis.
Actinomyces spp., Streptomyces spp., Mycobacterium spp., Rhodococcus spp., Corynebacterium spp., Dermatophilus congolensis and saprophytic fungi should be considered as differentials for cutaneous nocardiosis (RIBEIRO et al., 2002; MALIK et al., 2006).
variegatum ticks may transmit other human and animal pathogens, including Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever virus, Dugbe virus, Thogoto virus, Bhanja virus, Ehrlichia ruminantium, Theileria spp., Anaplasma spp., and Dermatophilus congolensis (3,6).