Prevalence and epidemiology of tinea pedis and toenail onychomycosis and antifungal susceptibility of the causative agents in patients with type2 diabetes in Turkey


ÖZ Y., Qoraan I., Oz A., Balta I.

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.56, no.1, pp.68-74, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 56 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijd.13402
  • Journal Name: INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.68-74
  • Keywords: tinea pedis, onychomycosis, diabetes, fungal infections, antifungal susceptibility, RISK-FACTORS, MELLITUS, DERMATOMYCOSES, INFECTIONS, SKIN
  • Eskisehir Osmangazi University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BackgroundDiabetes patients are particularly susceptible to fungal infections because their vascular and immunological systems are compromised.