MY1709-2

Skin: Microsporum cookei – Shipped September 18, 2017

HISTORY

This challenge was sent as simulated skin scrapping sample. Laboratories were expected to isolate and identify Microsporum cookei.

MAIN EDUCATIONAL POINTS from MY1709-2

  • Microsporum cookei is a geophilic species widely distributed throughout the world. It is reported in dogs and rodents, but rarely in man.

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