Indian Journal of Paediatric Dermatology

REVIEW ARTICLE
Year
: 2017  |  Volume : 18  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 77--88

Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group


Resham Vasani 
 Department of Dermatology, B. J. Wadia Children's Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Correspondence Address:
Resham Vasani
C- 1, 22, Karmakshetra, Near Shanmukhananda Hall, Sion, Mumbai - 37, Maharashtra
India

Abstract

Superficial fungal infections are a common presentation in the pediatric age group and are a significant cause of morbidity in children. This review covers infections commonly seen in the pediatric age group like the dermatophytic infections,pityriasis versicolor and candidiasis including their management aspects.



How to cite this article:
Vasani R. Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group.Indian J Paediatr Dermatol 2017;18:77-88


How to cite this URL:
Vasani R. Common superficial fungal infections in the pediatric age group. Indian J Paediatr Dermatol [serial online] 2017 [cited 2020 Aug 4 ];18:77-88
Available from: http://www.ijpd.in/text.asp?2017/18/2/77/202998


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