How to treat a fungus at children

How to treat a fungus at children

Fungal diseases (mycoses) at children are caused by the parasitizing fungi which disputes get to leather and hypodermic cellulose through microinjuries. Treatment of mycoses depends on weight, the nature of a disease and the area of defeat.


1. Keratomikoz - defeat only skin blankets. Carry to Nym scaly deprive which is characterized by emergence of spots of color of coffee with milk of various sizes and forms. Scaly peeling of skin is in these parts observed. Spots more often in a breast, a back are localized. At superficial forms of damage of smooth skin it is possible to be limited to performing only external therapy. Affected areas of skin are processed within two weeks of 2% by iodine solution, in the evenings nistatinovy or levorinovy ointment in the mornings.

2. Dermatomikoz - an infectious and allergic disease of skin, a hair, nails. Children are most susceptible to this type of mycoses. Dermatomikoza are shown by peeling, moknuty, a severe itch, formation of numerous bubbles, cracks and erosion. Candidiasis - damage of skin, mucous membrane of an oral cavity, genitals. At the same time there are erosion, vesicles, pustula. At a common form of mycosis the course of a nizoral which dosage makes 200 mg a week is recommended, at treatment of a trichophytia (defeat of a hairy part of the head) most often use griseofulvin in a dose of 62.5 mg in day weighing less than 20 kg (since two-year age), the daily dose weighing from 20 to 40 kg makes 125 mg.

3. The gold standard in external therapy of mycoses is klotrimazol, steadily occupied one of the leading positions in treatment of fungal diseases. Respect for personal hygiene, use only of the hairbrushes and headdresses, washing of hands is recommended.

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