Following condition of the foot is caused by:
Ans: A. E. floccosum.
Tinea Pedis is shown in the image.
- Tinea pedis is a dermatophyte infection of the foot. It is caused by Trichophyton mentagrophytes, T.rubrum, and Epidermophyton floccosum
- It is more common in summer, in men, in those who wear shoes or use public swimming pools.
- There is a variable degree of itching and moisture (hyperhidrosis)