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Tinea Capitis

Categories: Skin diseases, Infectious diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Tinea Capitis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Tinea Capitis:

Name: Tinea Capitis 12 14 69
Tinea Capitis Due to Trichophyton Rubrum 12
Dermatophytosis of Scalp or Beard 12
Trichophyton Rubrum Tinea Capitis 12
Dermatophytosis of Scalp 12
Scalp Ringworm 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:4337
ICD9CM 34 110.0
NCIt 46 C34536

Summaries for Tinea Capitis

Disease Ontology : 12 A dermatophytosis that results_in contagious fungal infection located in scalp, located in hair of head, located in eyebrow or located in eyelash, has material basis in Ascomycota fungi that belong to a group called dermatophytes and has symptom itching of the scalp, has symptom pus filled lesions on the scalp, and has symptom patches of hair loss, sometimes with a 'black dot' pattern.

MalaCards based summary : Tinea Capitis, also known as tinea capitis due to trichophyton rubrum, is related to dermatophytosis and kerion celsi, and has symptoms including itching of the scalp, pus filled lesions on the scalp and patches of hair loss. An important gene associated with Tinea Capitis is KATNAL2 (Katanin Catalytic Subunit A1 Like 2). The drugs Griseofulvin and Miconazole have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include scalp, hair of head and eyebrow or.

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Symptoms & Phenotypes for Tinea Capitis

Symptoms:

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  • itching of the scalp
  • pus filled lesions on the scalp
  • patches of hair loss

Drugs & Therapeutics for Tinea Capitis

Drugs for Tinea Capitis (from DrugBank, HMDB, Dgidb, PharmGKB, IUPHAR, NovoSeek, BitterDB):

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# Name Status Phase Clinical Trials Cas Number PubChem Id
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Griseofulvin Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3 126-07-8 441140
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Miconazole Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3,Phase 2 22916-47-8 4189
3
Terbinafine Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3 91161-71-6 1549008 5402
4
Fluconazole Approved, Investigational Phase 3 86386-73-4 3365
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Albendazole Approved, Vet_approved Phase 2, Phase 3 54965-21-8 2082
6 Papaya Approved, Nutraceutical Phase 2, Phase 3
7 Antifungal Agents Phase 3,Phase 2
8 Anti-Infective Agents Phase 3,Phase 2
9 Cytochrome P-450 CYP2C9 Inhibitors Phase 3
10 Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inhibitors Phase 3
11 Hormone Antagonists Phase 3
12 Hormones Phase 3
13 Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Phase 3
14 Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors Phase 3
15 Anthelmintics Phase 2, Phase 3
16 Antimitotic Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
17 Antiparasitic Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
18 Antiprotozoal Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
19 Micronutrients Phase 2, Phase 3
20 Trace Elements Phase 2, Phase 3
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Ciclopirox Approved, Investigational 29342-05-0 2749
22
Ketoconazole Approved, Investigational 65277-42-1 3823 47576
23
Selenium Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved 7782-49-2
24 Antioxidants
25 Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Inhibitors
26 Protective Agents

Interventional clinical trials:

(show all 11)

# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Terbinafine Compared to Griseofulvin in Children With Tinea Capitis Completed NCT00117767 Phase 3 Terbinafine hydrochloride (HCl);Griseofulvin
2 Terbinafine Compared to Griseofulvin in Children With Tinea Capitis Completed NCT00117754 Phase 3 Terbinafine hydrochloride
3 A Study Of Diflucan In Children With Ringworm Of The Scalp Completed NCT00645242 Phase 3 fluconazole
4 Design and Clinical Evaluation of a School Meal With Deworming Properties Completed NCT02725255 Phase 2, Phase 3 Albendazole
5 Evaluation of Trichoscopy in the Diagnosis of Tinea Capitis Recruiting NCT02550496 Phase 3
6 Evaluation of Preclinical Toxicity andTherapeutic Efficacy of Kandhaga Rasayanam in Padarthamarai Completed NCT02238912 Phase 2 kandhaga rasayanam
7 Safety and Efficacy of NAFT900 in Children With Tinea Capitis Withdrawn NCT02658292 Phase 2 Naftifine hydrochloride foam, 3%;Vehicle
8 Selenium Sulfide, Ketoconazole and Ciclopirox Shampoo as Additional Treatments for Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm) Completed NCT00127868 oral griseofulvin, selenium sulfide shampoo 1%, ciclopirox shampoo , ketoconazole shampoo 2%, baby shampoo
9 The Natural Course of Trichophyton Tonsurans Carriage and Infection: A Molecular and Biochemical Evaluation Completed NCT00224926
10 Carotid Atherosclerotic Disease Following Childhood Scalp Irradiation Completed NCT00590421
11 Relevance of Trichoscopy in Differential Diagnosis of Focal Non-cicatricial Alopecia in Children Not yet recruiting NCT03260777

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Inferred drug relations via UMLS 69 / NDF-RT 47 :


Genetic Tests for Tinea Capitis

Anatomical Context for Tinea Capitis

The Foundational Model of Anatomy Ontology organs/tissues related to Tinea Capitis:

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Scalp, Hair Of Head, Eyebrow Or

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Tinea Capitis:

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Thyroid, Skin, Brain, Pituitary, Testes, B Cells

Publications for Tinea Capitis

Articles related to Tinea Capitis:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Tinea capitis mimicking dissecting cellulitis in three children. ( 29265536 )
2018
2
Tinea capitis-like infection caused by Rhodotorula mucilaginosa in a shelter for African Refugee Children in Northern Israel. ( 29247617 )
2018
3
The identification and grading of the psychosocial impact of Tinea capitis in primary school children in a semi-urban area of Rivers State, Nigeria. ( 28492205 )
2017
4
Antifungal activity of silver nanoparticles on Fluconazole resistant Dermatophytes identified by (GACA)4 and isolated from primary school children suffering from Tinea Capitis in Ismailia - Egypt. ( 29208175 )
2017
5
Tinea Capitis in Children and Trichoscopic Criteria. ( 28839385 )
2017
6
Epidemiological profile of tinea capitis in SALo Paulo City. ( 28538903 )
2017
7
Analysis of trichoscopic signs observed in 24 patients presenting tinea capitis: Hypotheses based on physiopathology and proposed new classification. ( 28528735 )
2017
8
Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics of a Tinea Capitis Outbreak Among Novice Buddhist Monks. ( 28318040 )
2017
9
Dermoscopy for discriminating between Trichophyton and Microsporum infections in tinea capitis. ( 29237094 )
2017
10
Changing in the Epidemiology of Tinea Capitis among School Children in Egypt. ( 28223741 )
2017
11
TERT promoter mutations: a genetic signature of benign and malignant thyroid tumours occurring in the context of tinea capitis irradiation. ( 27760791 )
2017
12
Clinicoepidemiological and Mycological Study of Tinea Capitis in the Pediatric Population of Kashmir Valley: A Study from a Tertiary Care Centre. ( 28405548 )
2017
13
Tinea in Tots: Cases and Literature Review of Oral Antifungal Treatment of Tinea Capitis in Children under 2 Years of Age. ( 28088394 )
2017
14
Systemic antifungal therapy for tinea capitis in children: An abridged Cochrane Review. ( 27816294 )
2017
15
The survey of tinea capitis and scalp dermatophyte carriage in nursing home residents. ( 28525623 )
2017
16
Trichophyton rubrum tinea capitis in an HIV-positive patient with generalized dermatophytosis. ( 28050591 )
2017
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Follow-up of tinea capitis with trichoscopy: a prospective clinical study. ( 28499060 )
2017
18
Ultraviolet dermoscopy for the diagnosis of tinea capitis. ( 28087021 )
2017
19
Tinea Capitis by Microsporum audouinii: Case Reports and Review of Published Global Literature 2000-2016. ( 28736794 )
2017
20
Systemic antifungal therapy for tinea capitis in children. ( 27169520 )
2016
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The kerion: an angry tinea capitis. ( 27696388 )
2016
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Tinea capitis caused by Trichophyton rubrum mimicking favus. ( 28099533 )
2016
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Tinea capitis: temporal shift in pathogens and epidemiology. ( 27509419 )
2016
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Mycological profile of tinea capitis in schoolchildren in rural southern Ethiopia. ( 27555558 )
2016
25
IL6-174 G>C Polymorphism (rs1800795) Association with Late Effects of Low Dose Radiation Exposure in the Portuguese Tinea Capitis Cohort. ( 27662210 )
2016
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Tinea capitis: Erregerspektrum und Epidemiologie im zeitlichen Wandel. ( 27509418 )
2016
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Tinea capitis: a retrospective epidemiological comparative study. ( 27510759 )
2016
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In vitro antifungal susceptibility profile of 12 antifungal drugs against 55 Trichophyton schoenleinii isolated from tinea capitis favosa in Iran, Turkey and China. ( 27956429 )
2016
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Antifungal activity of Cleome gynandra L. aerial parts for topical treatment of Tinea capitis: an in vitro evaluation. ( 27391957 )
2016
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Increased circulating Th17 cell in a patient with tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis. ( 26666478 )
2016
31
Caries Experience among Adults Exposed to Low to Moderate Doses of Ionizing Radiation in Childhood - The Tinea Capitis Cohort. ( 26942172 )
2016
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Dermoscopy as a useful supportive tool for the diagnosis of pityriasis amiantacea-like tinea capitis. ( 27648387 )
2016
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Trichoscopy as a useful method to differentiate tinea capitis from alopecia areata in children at Zagazig University Hospitals. ( 27654953 )
2016
34
Idiosyncratic Findings in Trichoscopy of Tinea Capitis: Comma, Zigzag Hairs, Corkscrew, and Morse Code-like Hair. ( 28442876 )
2016
35
Continuous increase of Trichophyton tonsurans as a cause of tinea capitis in the urban area of Paris, France: a 5-year-long study. ( 27744309 )
2016
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Tinea Capitis: Current Status. ( 27599708 )
2016
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Tinea capitis outbreak among paediatric refugee population, an evolving healthcare challenge. ( 27061446 )
2016
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Identification of the causative dermatophyte of tinea capitis in children attending Mbarara Regional Referral Hospital in Uganda by PCR-ELISA and comparison with conventional mycological diagnostic methods. ( 27760831 )
2016
39
Factors in Etiology and Predisposition of Adult Tinea Capitis and Review of Published Literature. ( 27004946 )
2016
40
Tinea capitis in adults in southern Spain. A 17-year epidemiological study. ( 26774593 )
2016
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Trichoscopy as an additional tool for the differential diagnosis of tinea capitis. ( 26799530 )
2016
42
Control of tinea capitis. ( 26707860 )
2016
43
Aspergillus niger - a possible new etiopathogenic agent in Tinea capitis? Presentation of two cases. ( 26963152 )
2016
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Tinea capitis in adults. ( 27136624 )
2016
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Squamous cell carcinomas of the scalp induced by ionizing radiation for tinea capitis. ( 27595208 )
2016
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Cathelicidin (LL-37) level in the scalp hair of patients with tinea capitis. ( 27915299 )
2016
47
Prevalence of Tinea Capitis among School Children in Nok Community of Kaduna State, Nigeria. ( 27471603 )
2016
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Black dot tinea capitis caused by trichophyton rubrum in an adult female presenting with cicatricial alopecia. ( 25751361 )
2015
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Evolution of tinea capitis in the Nanchang area, Southern China: a 50-year survey (1965-2014). ( 25756741 )
2015
50
Barriers to Treatment of Tinea Capitis in Children Living in the Jane Finch Community of Toronto. ( 26271966 )
2015

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