Observation 121523: Trichophyton

When: 2012-12-29

Collection location: Aliso Viejo, California, USA [Click for map]

Who: Kevin Lentz (Subverted)

No specimen available

On my right arm after my recent hikes in the wet conditions lately.

Proposed Names

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Eye3 Eyes3
Recognized by sight: Ringworm on arm
Used references: MD diagnosis as Tinea corporis.

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Eye3 = Observer’s choice
Eyes3 = Current consensus


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By: Kevin Lentz (Subverted)
2012-12-29 23:10:44 PST (-0800)

Interesting that this is the first, the opportunity just happened to present itself.

As for a KOH test, I dont have any to test with or I would be happy to try that on some skin scrapings…for science! lol.

i think
By: Danny Newman (myxomop)
2012-12-29 13:40:29 PST (-0800)

this marks the first human mycosis on the site. congratulations… sort of.

No two cents
By: Image Sharer (image sharer)
2012-12-29 13:36:04 PST (-0800)

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