Side Lab Diagnosis of Chromoblastomycosis
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Sharma VK, Kumar B, Kaur I, Kaur S. Side Lab Diagnosis of Chromoblastomycosis. Indian J Dermatol Venereol Leprol 1985;51:157-159
AbstractA 35 year old male having erythematous and verrucous plaques and scars on his right lower limb, diagnosed as a case of chromoblastomycosis is described. The importance of close scrutiny of lesions for brownish- black dots and their direct microscopic exarmination in 10% KOH for the causative fungus is highlighted. The causative fungus was identified as Cladosporium carrionni.