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Had crural by Trichophyton violaceum: Case Report

Antônio Chambo Filho; Flávia de Sousa Freitas Scherre; Aline Ferreira Calili; Maria das Graças Silva Mattede; Fabrício Antônio Ferreira Martins

Clinical case report was confirmed by mycological and technical DNA exams. Patient, feminism, 28 years old, after scraping of region with reused shavers, disseminated dissemination, multicircinated and marginalized aspect, pruritic, pustular with purulent secretion. The worsening of the clinical picture hospitalization and empirical treatment with oxacillin. In the permanence of the picture, the mycological diagnosis was suggested. Direct examination of the biological material treated with 20% potassium hidroxide, culture positive DNA, confirmed the violaceum of Trichophyton, anthropophilic dermatophyte cutaneous mycosis agent. Oral griseofulvin was instituted for more than a week and left the remaining medications, providing a cure for the patient.

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