Fungal Infections

Fungal Infections : These are plants without chlorophyll,There are numerous fungi in nature.Only few effect man,Ring worm is very common.There may be saprophytes,Pityro sporum ovale.Parasites lives keratinised tissue.They don’t grow when they come in contact with body fluids.Some varieties affect in childhood while in adults,long chain fatty acids gives protection,so it is common in children.Immunity develops tepidly. Classification:Fungal infections maybe 1.Superficial 2. Deep. The fungi infesting the skin are of two types 1.Keratinolytic  2.Non Keratolytic (Microsporon,Trichophyton,Epidermophyton) Ringworm is officially known as tinea or dermatophytosis. Ringworm is referred to by other names depending on the part of the body that is affected. For example, fungal infection of the feet is athlete’s foot or tinea pedia. In the groin area, it is tinea cruris (jock itch). www.homeodriqbal.com 

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