, Volume 75, Issue 3, pp 169–172 | Cite as

Penile tinea

  • B. Kumar
  • P. Talwar
  • S. Kaur


Twenty six adult male patients with superficial mycotic infection of the penis are described. Sixteen of these had scrotal involvement as well. Results of the fungal species isolated, revealed a preponderance of T. rubrum. Results of Cellular and humoral immune parameters studied are presented.


Male Patient Fungal Species Immune Parameter Mycotic Infection Adult Male Patient 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • B. Kumar
    • 1
  • P. Talwar
    • 2
  • S. Kaur
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Dermatology Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia
  2. 2.Microbiology Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education and ResearchChandigarhIndia

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