We report a pediatric case of sporotrichosis with zoonotic transmission of Sporothrix schenckii from a feline to an otherwise healthy 2-year-old girl.

Research in Review

Research in Review
Thursday, September 4, 2008
Nail plate pigmentation (melanonychia) is a rather common clinical occurrence.1 The incidence of melanonychia varies according to skin pigmentation with percentages that may be as high as 77% in African-Americans over 20 years of age and more in those over 50 years of age but varying with depth of skin color, 10% to 20% in Asians, and about 1% in Caucasians.2
Research in Review
Thursday, September 4, 2008