MCID: WHT003
MIFTS: 18

White Piedra

Categories: Infectious diseases

Aliases & Classifications for White Piedra

MalaCards integrated aliases for White Piedra:

Name: White Piedra 12 14 69
Tinea Blanca 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:13902
ICD10 32 B36.2
ICD9CM 34 111.2
MeSH 41 D010854

Summaries for White Piedra

Disease Ontology : 12 A superficial mycosis that is a superficial fungal infection of the hair shaft caused by Trichosporon beigelii. Infected hairs develop soft greyish-white nodules along the shaft.

MalaCards based summary : White Piedra, also known as tinea blanca, is related to black piedra and tinea nigra. An important gene associated with White Piedra is F3 (Coagulation Factor III, Tissue Factor). Affiliated tissues include testes.

Wikipedia : 72 White piedra (or tinea blanca) is a mycosis of the hair caused by several species of fungi in the genus... more...

Related Diseases for White Piedra

Diseases related to White Piedra via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 black piedra 10.1
2 tinea nigra 10.1
3 beta-adrenergic stimulation, response to 9.9
4 superficial mycosis 9.9
5 dermatitis 9.9

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Anatomical Context for White Piedra

MalaCards organs/tissues related to White Piedra:

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Publications for White Piedra

Articles related to White Piedra:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Long-term pubic dermatitis diagnosed as white piedra. ( 29360892 )
2017
2
White piedra, black piedra, tinea versicolor, and tinea nigra: contribution to the diagnosis of superficial mycosis. ( 29186263 )
2017
3
A Rare Case of Coinfection with White Piedra and Pediculosis Capitis. ( 28761849 )
2017
4
An Unusual Case of White Piedra Due to Trichosporon inkin Mimicking Trichobacteriosis. ( 27510894 )
2016
5
White piedra in a northern climate caused by Trichosporon inkin: A report of two cases. ( 25833005 )
2015
6
Cladosporium cladosporioides: a so far unidentified cause of white piedra. ( 25752317 )
2015
7
Experimental white piedra: a robust approach to ultrastructural analysis, scanning electron microscopy, and etiological discoveries. ( 26476093 )
2015
8
Trichosporon inkin: an uncommon agent of scalp white piedra. Report of four cases in Brazilian children. ( 24952012 )
2014
9
Trichosporon inkin and Trichosporon mucoides as unusual causes of white piedra of scalp hair. ( 25035357 )
2014
10
White piedra and pediculosis capitis in the same patient. ( 23044579 )
2012
11
White piedra: molecular identification of Trichosporon inkin in members of the same family. ( 22760146 )
2012
12
White piedra of scalp hair by Trichosporon inkin. ( 21860159 )
2011
13
Extensive white piedra of the scalp caused by Trichosporon inkin: A case report and review of literature. ( 21833760 )
2011
14
Tinea versicolor, tinea nigra, white piedra, and black piedra. ( 20347655 )
2010
15
White piedra in a mother and daughter. ( 20927238 )
2009
16
Two cases of scalp white piedra caused by Trichosporon ovoides. ( 19439885 )
2009
17
Morphological and biochemical characterization of the aetiological agents of white piedra. ( 19148418 )
2008
18
An outbreak of scalp white piedra in a Brazilian children day care. ( 18949351 )
2008
19
Head lice vs. white piedra: something to consider. ( 17338030 )
2007
20
White piedra in children. ( 17097391 )
2006
21
Co-isolation of Trichosporon inkin and Candida parapsilosis from a scalp white piedra case. ( 14982118 )
2004
22
Surrogate nits impregnated with white piedra--a case report. ( 15196166 )
2004
23
White piedra: further evidence of a synergistic infection. ( 14512933 )
2003
24
Clinical and mycological study of scalp white piedra in the State of ParaA-ba, Brazil. ( 12219146 )
2002
25
Trichosporon beigelii infection presenting as white piedra and onychomycosis in the same patient. ( 12403311 )
2002
26
Itraconazole therapy for white piedra affecting scalp hair. ( 12196752 )
2002
27
Trichosporosis (white piedra) in Kuwait. ( 9556103 )
1998
28
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. II. Clinical and mycological associations: an analysis of 449 superficial inguinal specimens. ( 7739655 )
1994
29
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. I. History and clinical aspects: an analysis of 449 superficial inguinal specimens. ( 7739654 )
1994
30
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. III. Identification of Trichosporon species by slide agglutination test. ( 7739656 )
1994
31
White piedra in Saudi Arabia. ( 1500243 )
1992
32
Cepholosporium acremonium. A new strain of fungus causing white piedra. ( 1879212 )
1991
33
White piedra. ( 1781759 )
1991
34
White piedra: evidence for a synergistic infection. ( 2119788 )
1990
35
White piedra: ultrastructure and a new microecological aspect. ( 2093846 )
1990
36
White piedra and Trichosporon beigelii: the incidence in patients attending a clinic in genitourinary medicine. ( 2583717 )
1989
37
White piedra. ( 3679663 )
1987
38
White piedra: a case with evidence of spread by contact. ( 3755260 )
1986
39
White piedra and Trichosporon beigelii carriage in homosexual men. ( 3783363 )
1986
40
Genital white piedra: epidemiology, microbiology, and therapy. ( 3722493 )
1986
41
White piedra. A frequently misdiagnosed infection of hair. ( 6542905 )
1984
42
White piedra--a case report and review of the literature. ( 6499276 )
1984
43
White piedra. ( 6859904 )
1983
44
White piedra: report of a case evaluated by scanning electron microscopy. ( 7065673 )
1982
45
White piedra in Australia. ( 7254043 )
1981
46
White piedra--mycotic infection of the hair. ( 987019 )
1976
47
Trichosporosis (white piedra). A case report from Finald. ( 50696 )
1975
48
White piedra (trichosporosis). ( 4571044 )
1973
49
White piedra of unusual localization. ( 6009491 )
1966
50
White piedra; occurring on the public hair of a native Caucasian North American. ( 14484399 )
1962

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