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Tinea Capitis

Categories: Infectious diseases, Skin diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Tinea Capitis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Tinea Capitis:

Name: Tinea Capitis 12 44 15 73
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 35 110.0
MeSH 44 D014006
NCIt 50 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 Miconazole and Terbinafine have been mentioned in the context of this disorder. Affiliated tissues include skin, thyroid and brain.

Wikipedia : 76 Tinea capitis (also known as "herpes tonsurans", "ringworm of the hair", "ringworm of the scalp", "scalp... more...

Related Diseases for Tinea Capitis

Diseases related to Tinea Capitis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

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# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 dermatophytosis 30.9 CARD9 FLNC KATNAL2
2 kerion celsi 12.0
3 tinea favosa 11.6
4 ectothrix infectious disease 11.3
5 endothrix infectious disease 11.3
6 alopecia 10.7
7 cellulitis 10.5
8 alopecia areata 10.5
9 tinea corporis 10.5
10 basal cell carcinoma 1 10.4
11 basal cell carcinoma 10.4
12 tinea pedis 10.3
13 dermatitis 10.3
14 folliculitis 10.3
15 seborrheic dermatitis 10.3
16 lupus erythematosus 10.3
17 systemic lupus erythematosus 10.2
18 tinea barbae 10.2
19 pemphigus vulgaris, familial 10.1
20 perifolliculitis capitis abscedens et suffodiens, familial 10.1
21 meningioma, familial 10.1
22 trichotillomania 10.1
23 pemphigus vulgaris 10.1
24 lymphoma 10.1
25 african histoplasmosis 10.1
26 spinal meningioma 10.1
27 tinea unguium 10.1
28 histoplasmosis 10.1
29 squamous cell carcinoma 10.1
30 thyroid cancer 10.1
31 melanoma 10.1
32 toxic encephalopathy 10.1
33 erythrasma 10.1
34 syphilis 10.1
35 pyoderma 10.1
36 secretory meningioma 10.1
37 human immunodeficiency virus infectious disease 10.1
38 acquired immunodeficiency syndrome 10.1
39 impetigo 10.1
40 pityriasis versicolor 10.1
41 pemphigus 10.1
42 basal cell carcinoma, multiple 10.1
43 central centrifugal cicatricial alopecia 10.1
44 mycetoma 10.1
45 quinquaud's decalvans folliculitis 10.1
46 tufted hair folliculitis 10.1
47 encephalopathy 10.1
48 otomycosis 10.0
49 cryptococcosis 9.8 CARD9 ST5
50 opportunistic mycosis 9.7 CARD9 FLNC ST5

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Tinea Capitis:



Diseases related to Tinea Capitis

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
1
Miconazole Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3,Phase 2,Not Applicable 22916-47-8 4189
2
Terbinafine Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3 91161-71-6 1549008 5402
3
Griseofulvin Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Phase 3,Not Applicable 126-07-8 441140
4
Fluconazole Approved, Investigational Phase 3 86386-73-4 3365
5
Albendazole Approved, Vet_approved Phase 2, Phase 3 54965-21-8 2082
6 Papaya Approved Phase 2, Phase 3
7 Antifungal Agents Phase 3,Phase 2,Not Applicable
8 Anti-Infective Agents Phase 3,Phase 2,Not Applicable
9 Cytochrome P-450 CYP2C19 Inhibitors Phase 3
10 Hormones, Hormone Substitutes, and Hormone Antagonists Phase 3,Not Applicable
11 Cytochrome P-450 Enzyme Inhibitors Phase 3,Not Applicable
12 Steroid Synthesis Inhibitors Phase 3,Not Applicable
13 Hormone Antagonists Phase 3,Not Applicable
14 Hormones Phase 3,Not Applicable
15 Cytochrome P-450 CYP2C9 Inhibitors Phase 3
16 Antiprotozoal Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
17 Trace Elements Phase 2, Phase 3,Not Applicable
18 Antiparasitic Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
19 Antimitotic Agents Phase 2, Phase 3
20 Micronutrients Phase 2, Phase 3,Not Applicable
21 Anthelmintics Phase 2, Phase 3
22
Selenium Approved, Investigational, Vet_approved Not Applicable 7782-49-2
23
Ciclopirox Approved, Investigational Not Applicable 29342-05-0 2749
24
Ketoconazole Approved, Investigational Not Applicable 65277-42-1 3823 47576
25 Antioxidants Not Applicable
26 Cytochrome P-450 CYP3A Inhibitors Not Applicable
27 Protective Agents Not Applicable

Interventional clinical trials:

(show all 12)
# 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 Preclinical Toxicity andTherapeutic Efficacy of Kandhaga Rasayanam in Padarthamarai Completed NCT02238912 Phase 2 kandhaga rasayanam
6 Safety and Efficacy of NAFT900 in Children With Tinea Capitis Withdrawn NCT02658292 Phase 2 Naftifine hydrochloride foam, 3%;Vehicle
7 Evaluation of Trichoscopy in the Diagnosis of Tinea Capitis Completed NCT02550496 Not Applicable
8 Selenium Sulfide, Ketoconazole and Ciclopirox Shampoo as Additional Treatments for Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm) Completed NCT00127868 Not Applicable 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
12 Trichoscopy in Diagnosis of Immunobollous Diseases Not yet recruiting NCT03478072

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Inferred drug relations via UMLS 73 / NDF-RT 51 :


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Anatomical Context for Tinea Capitis

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Tinea Capitis:

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

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

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Scalp, Hair Of Head, Eyebrow Or

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
Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Tinea Capitis in Children from Egypt. ( 29692458 )
2018
3
Tinea capitis in children: a systematic review of management. ( 29797669 )
2018
4
Trichoscopy helps to predict the time point of clinical cure of tinea capitis. ( 29767838 )
2018
5
Emergence of African species of dermatophytes in tinea capitis: A 17-year experience in a Montreal pediatric hospital. ( 29573445 )
2018
6
A Review of Tinea Capitis in a Cohort of Asian Children. ( 29777246 )
2018
7
Tinea capitis-like infection caused by Rhodotorula mucilaginosa in a shelter for African Refugee Children in Northern Israel. ( 29247617 )
2018
8
Tinea capitis: correlation of clinical presentations to agents identified in mycological culture. ( 29924231 )
2018
9
Tinea Capitis in a Newborn. ( 29791821 )
2018
10
Basal cell carcinoma induced by therapeutic radiation for tinea capitis-clinicopathological study. ( 29464746 )
2018
11
Tinea Capitis Masquerading as Basal Cell Carcinoma. ( 30207532 )
2018
12
Kerion and tinea capitis. ( 29988774 )
2018
13
Three Skulls Dating from the French Revolutionary Years Diagnosed with Tinea Capitis: A Paleopathologic Approach. ( 30169450 )
2018
14
Reflectance confocal microscopy of tinea capitis: comparing images with results of dermoscopy and mycological exams. ( 30229878 )
2018
15
Morse code-like hairs in tinea capitis disappear after successful treatment. ( 30264392 )
2018
16
Scalp BCC's and meningioma following X-ray epilation for tinea capitis. ( 30378096 )
2018
17
Utility of trichoscopy in tinea capitis. ( 30425136 )
2018
18
Pediatric tinea capitis caused by Trichophyton violaceum and Trichophyton soudanense in Rochester, Minnesota, United States. ( 30548845 )
2018
19
Follow-up of tinea capitis with trichoscopy: a prospective clinical study. ( 28499060 )
2017
20
Systemic antifungal therapy for tinea capitis in children: An abridged Cochrane Review. ( 27816294 )
2017
21
Tinea in Tots: Cases and Literature Review of Oral Antifungal Treatment of Tinea Capitis in Children under 2 Years of Age. ( 28088394 )
2017
22
Cover Image: Trichophyton violaceum destroys hair keratin fibres in tinea capitis. ( 29313923 )
2017
23
Tinea Capitis by Microsporum audouinii: Case Reports and Review of Published Global Literature 2000-2016. ( 28736794 )
2017
24
Tinea Capitis in Children and Trichoscopic Criteria. ( 28839385 )
2017
25
Dermoscopy for discriminating between Trichophyton and Microsporum infections in tinea capitis. ( 29237094 )
2017
26
Epidemiological profile of tinea capitis in SALo Paulo City. ( 28538903 )
2017
27
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
28
Clinical and Laboratory Characteristics of a Tinea Capitis Outbreak Among Novice Buddhist Monks. ( 28318040 )
2017
29
Changing in the Epidemiology of Tinea Capitis among School Children in Egypt. ( 28223741 )
2017
30
Analysis of trichoscopic signs observed in 24 patients presenting tinea capitis: Hypotheses based on physiopathology and proposed new classification. ( 28528735 )
2017
31
TERT promoter mutations: a genetic signature of benign and malignant thyroid tumours occurring in the context of tinea capitis irradiation. ( 27760791 )
2017
32
Trichophyton rubrum tinea capitis in an HIV-positive patient with generalized dermatophytosis. ( 28050591 )
2017
33
Ultraviolet dermoscopy for the diagnosis of tinea capitis. ( 28087021 )
2017
34
The survey of tinea capitis and scalp dermatophyte carriage in nursing home residents. ( 28525623 )
2017
35
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
36
Clinicoepidemiological and Mycological Study of Tinea Capitis in the Pediatric Population of Kashmir Valley: A Study from a Tertiary Care Centre. ( 28405548 )
2017
37
Antifungal activity of Cleome gynandra L. aerial parts for topical treatment of Tinea capitis: an in vitro evaluation. ( 27391957 )
2016
38
The kerion: an angry tinea capitis. ( 27696388 )
2016
39
Tinea capitis: Erregerspektrum und Epidemiologie im zeitlichen Wandel. ( 27509418 )
2016
40
Tinea Capitis: Current Status. ( 27599708 )
2016
41
Idiosyncratic Findings in Trichoscopy of Tinea Capitis: Comma, Zigzag Hairs, Corkscrew, and Morse Code-like Hair. ( 28442876 )
2016
42
Mycological profile of tinea capitis in schoolchildren in rural southern Ethiopia. ( 27555558 )
2016
43
Caries Experience among Adults Exposed to Low to Moderate Doses of Ionizing Radiation in Childhood - The Tinea Capitis Cohort. ( 26942172 )
2016
44
Increased circulating Th17 cell in a patient with tinea capitis caused by Microsporum canis. ( 26666478 )
2016
45
Tinea capitis in adults in southern Spain. A 17-year epidemiological study. ( 26774593 )
2016
46
Tinea capitis outbreak among paediatric refugee population, an evolving healthcare challenge. ( 27061446 )
2016
47
Factors in Etiology and Predisposition of Adult Tinea Capitis and Review of Published Literature. ( 27004946 )
2016
48
Prevalence of Tinea Capitis among School Children in Nok Community of Kaduna State, Nigeria. ( 27471603 )
2016
49
Control of tinea capitis. ( 26707860 )
2016
50
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

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