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Mould identification: a virtual self assessment

Case history

An 8 year old child presented with a lesion of the scalp showing hair loss, scaling and advancing erythematous border. Hairs and skin scales were collected for microscopy and culture.

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Clinical presentation

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Direct microscopy (infected hair in KOH Parker ink preparation).

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