MCID: WHT003
MIFTS: 18

White Piedra

Categories: Infectious diseases

Aliases & Classifications for White Piedra

MalaCards integrated aliases for White Piedra:

Name: White Piedra 12 15 74
Tinea Blanca 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:13902
ICD9CM 36 111.2
MeSH 45 D010854
SNOMED-CT 69 35586003
ICD10 34 B36.2

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 superficial mycosis and black piedra. An important gene associated with White Piedra is F3 (Coagulation Factor III, Tissue Factor). Affiliated tissues include testes.

Wikipedia : 77 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 superficial mycosis 10.9
2 black piedra 10.2
3 tinea nigra 10.2
4 dermatophytosis 10.2
5 pityriasis versicolor 10.2
6 dermatitis 10.1

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Anatomical Context for White Piedra

MalaCards organs/tissues related to White Piedra:

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Testes

Publications for White Piedra

Articles related to White Piedra:

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# Title Authors Year
1
Cases of white piedra of the hair on the American continent: a case report and a systematic literature review. ( 29888806 )
2019
2
A Rare Case of White Piedra Caused by Candida parapsilosis in the Sub-Himalayan Region of North India. ( 31007477 )
2019
3
White Piedra: Clinical, Mycological, and Therapeutic Experience of Fourteen Cases. ( 31049333 )
2019
4
White piedra, black piedra, tinea versicolor, and tinea nigra: contribution to the diagnosis of superficial mycosis. ( 29186263 )
2017
5
A Rare Case of Coinfection with White Piedra and Pediculosis Capitis. ( 28761849 )
2017
6
Long-term pubic dermatitis diagnosed as white piedra. ( 29360892 )
2017
7
Experimental white piedra: a robust approach to ultrastructural analysis, scanning electron microscopy and etiological discoveries. ( 26476093 )
2016
8
An Unusual Case of White Piedra Due to Trichosporon inkin Mimicking Trichobacteriosis. ( 27510894 )
2016
9
White piedra caused by Trichosporon inkin: a report of two cases in a northern climate. ( 25833005 )
2015
10
Cladosporium cladosporioides: a so far unidentified cause of white piedra. ( 25752317 )
2015
11
Trichosporon inkin and Trichosporon mucoides as unusual causes of white piedra of scalp hair. ( 25035357 )
2014
12
Trichosporon inkin: an uncommon agent of scalp white piedra. Report of four cases in Brazilian children. ( 24952012 )
2014
13
White piedra and pediculosis capitis in the same patient. ( 23044579 )
2012
14
White piedra: molecular identification of Trichosporon inkin in members of the same family. ( 22760146 )
2012
15
White piedra of scalp hair by Trichosporon inkin. ( 21860159 )
2011
16
Extensive white piedra of the scalp caused by Trichosporon inkin: A case report and review of literature. ( 21833760 )
2011
17
Tinea versicolor, tinea nigra, white piedra, and black piedra. ( 20347655 )
2010
18
White piedra in a mother and daughter. ( 20927238 )
2009
19
Two cases of scalp white piedra caused by Trichosporon ovoides. ( 19439885 )
2009
20
Morphological and biochemical characterization of the aetiological agents of white piedra. ( 19148418 )
2008
21
An outbreak of scalp white piedra in a Brazilian children day care. ( 18949351 )
2008
22
Head lice vs. white piedra: something to consider. ( 17338030 )
2007
23
White piedra in children. ( 17097391 )
2006
24
Surrogate nits impregnated with white piedra--a case report. ( 15196166 )
2004
25
Co-isolation of Trichosporon inkin and Candida parapsilosis from a scalp white piedra case. ( 14982118 )
2004
26
White piedra: further evidence of a synergistic infection. ( 14512933 )
2003
27
Trichosporon beigelii infection presenting as white piedra and onychomycosis in the same patient. ( 12403311 )
2002
28
Clinical and mycological study of scalp white piedra in the State of Paraíba, Brazil. ( 12219146 )
2002
29
Itraconazole therapy for white piedra affecting scalp hair. ( 12196752 )
2002
30
Trichosporosis (white piedra) in Kuwait. ( 9556103 )
1998
31
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. I. History and clinical aspects: an analysis of 449 superficial inguinal specimens. ( 7739654 )
1994
32
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. II. Clinical and mycological associations: an analysis of 449 superficial inguinal specimens. ( 7739655 )
1994
33
White piedra and Trichosporon species in equatorial Africa. III. Identification of Trichosporon species by slide agglutination test. ( 7739656 )
1994
34
A new Brevibacterium sp. isolated from infected genital hair of patients with white piedra. ( 8411085 )
1993
35
White piedra in Saudi Arabia. ( 1500243 )
1992
36
White piedra. ( 1781759 )
1991
37
Cepholosporium acremonium. A new strain of fungus causing white piedra. ( 1879212 )
1991
38
White piedra: ultrastructure and a new microecological aspect. ( 2093846 )
1990
39
White piedra: evidence for a synergistic infection. ( 2119788 )
1990
40
White piedra: ultrastructure and a new micro-ecological aspect. ( 29265561 )
1990
41
White piedra and Trichosporon beigelii: the incidence in patients attending a clinic in genitourinary medicine. ( 2583717 )
1989
42
White piedra. ( 3679663 )
1987
43
Genital white piedra: epidemiology, microbiology, and therapy. ( 3722493 )
1986
44
White piedra: a case with evidence of spread by contact. ( 3755260 )
1986
45
White piedra and Trichosporon beigelii carriage in homosexual men. ( 3783363 )
1986
46
White piedra. A frequently misdiagnosed infection of hair. ( 6542905 )
1984
47
White piedra--a case report and review of the literature. ( 6499276 )
1984
48
White piedra. ( 6859904 )
1983
49
White piedra: report of a case evaluated by scanning electron microscopy. ( 7065673 )
1982
50
White piedra in Australia. ( 7254043 )
1981

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