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tinea

[‚tin·ē·ə]
(medicine)
Group of skin diseases caused by various fungi, for example, tinea pedis (athlete's foot) and tinea capitis (ringworm infection of the scalp).
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Ringworm infections in people are divided into categories based on the body part infected and include tinea capitis, tinea corporis, tinea barbae, tinea cruris, tinea pedis, and tinea unguium.
OF CASES Tinea corporis 162 Tinea unguium 147 Tinea cruris 106 Tinea capitis 53 Tinea pedis 49 Tinea corporis + Tinea cruris 31 Tinea mannum 16 Tinea faciea 13 Tinea barbae 11 Tinea incognito 11 Tinea faciea+Tinea cruris 10 Total 609 Table 5: Dermatophytes Isolated From Different Clinical Types Cases T.