Aspergillosis skin

Aspergillosis of the skin - the skin of humans and animals caused by mold fungus of the genus Aspergillus (Aspergillus) class records of Ascomycetes (Ascomycetes). Pathogens can be: Aspergillus niger, A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. glaucus; more often is saprophytes soil, air, plants. The emergence of aspergillosis skin precede inflammatory (pyococcal, fungal or eczematous) process or prolonged irritation, mazeration skin. Infecting people is the penetration of spores of the fungus into skin or mucous membrane. Cases of human infection from person is not established. Clinical forms: surface eritematosnye epidermoidnyi, infiltrative ulcerative, impetiginoznoy, varioliformis rash, homophobia nodes and abstemious pockets with the formation of fistulas, onychomycosis, lesions of the mucous membranes of the mouth and other Aspergillosis of the skin may be a secondary manifestation of generalized aspergillosis. Diagnostic significance of detection of pathological material, especially in histological sections, items, mushroom, and a positive culture result and serological studies. Treatment: treatment hearth 2% tincture of iodine or iontophoresis 2% solution of potassium iodide, Magenta Castellani, salicylic acid (3-5%), sometimes in combination with electrocoagulation or excision. Inside - tincture of iodine by 5-25 drops of milk. Cm. also Mycosis.