Fungal Diseases of the Skin

Question Answer
List the expected site(s) of human infection for the dermatophytes on the general body as well as the foot, hair, groin, scalp, and nail
Is tinea capitis a disease or an organism? disease
What type of candidiasis occurs in the mouth, and what are its symptoms? thrush–occurs in mouth-causes small, white flecks/patches appear on oral membranes and resemble mild curd when they grow together
How is candidiasis identified? recognized by appearance of lesions and budding yeast and is confirmed by sugar fermentation