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Piedra

Either of two diseases resulting from fungal infection of the hair shafts. Black piedra occurs mainly in and on the hairs of the scalp and is caused by Piedraia hortae; white piedra occurs in and on the hairs of the scalp, beard, moustache and genital areas and is caused by Trichosporon beigelii.
Also Known As:
Piedras
Networked: 26 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 4 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Human Influenza (Influenza)
2. Infection
3. Malnutrition
4. Stomatitis
5. Peritonitis

Experts

1. Hierro, Almudena: 1 article (12/2015)
2. Bolívar, Juan P: 1 article (12/2015)
3. Vaca, Federico: 1 article (12/2015)
4. García-Trapote, Ana: 1 article (12/2015)
5. Luque, Carlos J: 1 article (12/2015)
6. Castellanos, Eloy M: 1 article (12/2015)
7. Jara, Alejandra: 1 article (07/2015)
8. Fugassa, Martín Horacio: 1 article (07/2015)
9. Taglioretti, Verónica: 1 article (07/2015)
10. Cea, Mara: 1 article (07/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Piedra:
1. Itraconazole (Sporanox)FDA LinkGeneric
2. terbinafine (Lamisil)FDA LinkGeneric
3. EVAC protocol (CAVE)IBA
4. Influenza Vaccines (FluMist)IBA
5. Oral ContraceptivesIBA
6. Infecundin (Enovid)FDA Link
7. NitrogenIBA
8. PrebioticsIBA
9. MicrocystinsIBA
10. Cytochromes b (Cytochrome b)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Radiotherapy
2. Peritoneal Dialysis
3. Renal Dialysis (Hemodialysis)
4. Day Care (Partial Hospitalization)