Epidemie inguinal (eczema bordered) — a fungal disease characterized by lesions, mainly large skin folds (groin, under the Breasts) at advanced process involved in the skin and other areas of the nails.
The causative agent— Epidemophyton floccosum. Inguinal athlete’s sick just people, mostly men. The emergence of the disease contribute to increased sweating, impaired glucose metabolism, increased ambient temperature, therefore the disease is more common in regions with warm, humid climates, although it is registered in all countries of the world. Infection occurs by direct contact with the patient, but more often through the objects that were in use in a patient (bedpans, oilcloth, wool, linen, thermometers), if they have not been fumigated, and in the localization of fungal growth on the tables – in baths, showers, when walking without bath Slippers.
Symptoms of Inguinal
A typical localization of lesions is the skin folds: groin and between the buttocks, under the Breasts. Manifestations may be on the trunk, extremities, it may result in hands, penis, scalp. The lesions are spots rounded shape, clearly demarcated from the affected skin, pink in color, with peeling on the surface. When merged with each other can form pockets that can form vesicles, pustules, erosions, crusts, scales, sometimes with oozing that simulates zkdemo. Subjectively marked itching. Acute process without treatment may acquire a chronic course with exacerbations in the hot season. With the defeat of skin in the process may involve the nails of the feet.
Antifungal agents, antihistamines (claritin, or tavegil or fixedin, etc.), acute process with oozing wet-drying lotions, eg. with chamomile, antiseptics, for example: fukortsin after improve -antifungal agents.