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European Journal of Dermatology


Trichophyton verrucosum: an atypical infection on the pubis Volume 27, numéro 6, November-December 2017


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A 37-year-old French woman with an unremarkable past medical history, living in a rural area, presented with scaly, and pustulo-inflammatory pubic lesions. She had been prescribed oral oxacilline (3 g/d for seven days) and topical treatment with fucidine 2% and fenticonazole 2% (ten days). However, because the lesions worsened and developed vesicles, the patient consulted again ten days later and was referred to the gynaecological emergency department where she received oral amoxicillin-clavulanic [...]