brand logo

Am Fam Physician. 2006;73(9):1517

The “Clinical Quiz” in the September 1, 2005, issue (page 750) incorrectly identified Candida species as a dermatophyte in Question 3, pertaining to the article “Intertrigo and Common Secondary Skin Infections,” on page 833. The correct answer to this rewritten question is A. Candida species. The question is reprinted below and the online version has been corrected.

Q3. Which one of the following organisms is most commonly associated with intertrigo?

  • A. Candida species.

  • B. Trichophyton rubrum.

  • C. Trichophyton mentagrophytes.

  • D. Epidermophyton floccosum.

Continue Reading


More in AFP

Copyright © 2006 by the American Academy of Family Physicians.

This content is owned by the AAFP. A person viewing it online may make one printout of the material and may use that printout only for his or her personal, non-commercial reference. This material may not otherwise be downloaded, copied, printed, stored, transmitted or reproduced in any medium, whether now known or later invented, except as authorized in writing by the AAFP.  See https://www.aafp.org/about/this-site/permissions.html for copyright questions and/or permission requests.