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Viral and fungal infections 

Viral and fungal infections
Viral and fungal infections

Susan Burge

, Rubeta Matin

, and Dinny Wallis

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date: 26 October 2020

This chapter provides guidance to the diagnosis and management of common and important cutaneous viral and fungal infections. Topics include viral exanthems, pityriasis rosea, herpes simplex and varicella-zoster viruses, molluscum contagiosum, orf and milker’s nodule, human papillomavirus, HIV/AIDS and the skin, dermatophyte infections (ringworm, ‘tinea’), Candida albicans, and pityriasis versicolor.

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