fungal infection

Tinea Corporis

  Tinea Corporis is another fungal infection that can be contracted by humans, and it is generally located somewhere on the body corporis┬Ł and is also commonly referred to as ringworm┬Ł. Children are generally much more likely to have a ringworm infection than an adult because they tend to play in dirt, and be in …

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Tinea Pedis

What is Tinea Pedis? What is tinea pedis? It is the proper Latin name for athlete’s foot, and it is a fungal infection that is quite contagious. It can be easily contracted by simply walking through a moist or wet area with no shoes on your feet. This is a condition that can be long …

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Tinea Infections

What are Tinea Infections? Tinea infections are diseases of the skin which are the result of coming into contact with a fungus. There are several different types of this infection, and although they are not dangerous, they can be highly irritating and make you feel very itchy and sore. These kinds of infections can be …

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Tinea Manuum

Tinea Manuum is an infection that occurs on the hands, and can often be mistaken for skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis. It is because of the similarities between this condition and other conditions that it often is misdiagnosed and therefore, the wrong treatment is prescribed. This fungal infection is of the same family …

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