TITLE

What is the Best Diagnostic Test for Onychomycosis?

PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Primary Care Reports;Jan2007, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on diagnostic test for onychomycosis (ONYC). It references a study by K. K. Lilly et al, published in the 2006 issue of "Journal of American Academic Dermatology." Researchers compared different diagnostic tests using toenail tissue from several patients with ONYC. The diagnostic tests include periodic acid-Schiff staining and two culture methods: dermatophyte test medium and Mycobiotic and Inhibitory Mold Agar.
ACCESSION #
24656680

 

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