Onychomycosis by Trichosporon Inkin: A Rare Clinical Entity DD01-DD02
Dr. Ravinder Kaur,
275, Ground Floor, Gagan Vihar Main, Delhi-110051, India.
Trichosporon species are basidiomycetous yeasts that are widely distributed in the nature and regularly found on normal skin. The cylinder-shaped arthroconidia forming yeast has undergone a major taxonomic reclassification with Trichosporon inkin associated with white piedra of hair shafts. Here in we report a rare case of onychomycosis in an otherwise healthy adult.