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January 1966

Sporotrichosis With Demonstration of Hypae in Human Tissue

Author Affiliations


From the Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston, Tex.

Arch Dermatol. 1966;93(1):65-67. doi:10.1001/archderm.1966.01600190071015

A case of sporotrichosis with demonstration of hyphae in human tissue is reported. The lesion was a solitary cutaneous granuloma on the wrist. This is the sixth known case with hyphae from human tissue reported in the literature. The organism was demonstrated from the deeper dermis with Gomori methenamine silver nitrate and PAS stains.

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