DOI: 10.1111/dth.14014
View full text
Sign up to set email alerts

Abstract: Onychomycosis is a common chronic fungal infection of the nails caused by dermatophytes, yeasts, and non-dermatophyte filamentous fungi. A relatively high incidence of resistance and treatment failure of onychomycosis to traditional systemic antifungal agents such as terbinafine and itraconazole has been reported. Voriconazole is a novel broad spectrum systemic antifungal that has shown high efficacy against various types of dermatophytes including Trichophyton and Microsporum species in many in vitro and, rec…

Expand abstract