Tinea corporis

A species of obligately anaerobic, Gram-negative, rod shaped bacteria assigned to the phylum Bacteroidetes. This species is nonmotile, non-spore forming, produces a black pigment, beta-N-acetyl-glucosaminidase positive, but xylose arabinose cellobiose, rhamnose, salicin, sucrose, lactose, indole, esculin hydrolysis, alpha-fucosidase, beta-glucosidase and glycine aminopeptidase negative. P. corporis is typically isolated from nonoral sites though a few strains have been isolated from dental root canal infections.

Disease Alternative Name

prevotella corporis
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Tinea corporis? or any other D/D

41 years old male - with history of these lesions over both lower limbs - since last 5 months. Asymptomatic- but now pr...See More

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Psoriasis vulgaris..? tinea infections... Management.. Tab multivitamins antioxidants trace elements.. Tab Itraconazole 200 mg od 15 days.. Bath keto soap.. Clobetasol ointment used.. Coconut oil use.. Alovira gel use.. Keep the skin areas ...


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What is your spot Diagnosis? A Vitiligo B Psoriasis C Tinea Corporis D Pityriasis versicolor

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D PITYRIASIS VERSICOLOR


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