Fungal & Parasitic infections

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Fungal & Parasitic infections

Exam Yield

Probability of getting 1 Question from this chapter 91%
Ease of Revision 7.7 / 10

Not a difficult Chapter. If you remember the Clinical presentations, you can probably score 4 marks.

Question Pattern

The questions focus on

  • Clinical presentation
  • Causative organism
  • Treatment Overview

Recent Questions

Questions on this chapter from recent NEET and AIIMS examinations have been about
  • Dermatophytes
  • Chronic atrophic candidiasis – Patch
  • Tinea incognito is due to
  • Trichomycosis nodularis
  • Endothrix variant of tinea capitis
  • Tinea unguium is dermatophyte infection of the
  • Post-Kala Azar Dermal Leishmaniasis
  • Dermatophytid
  • Linear nodules are seen in

Suggested Revision

  • Dhobi’s itch
  • Cutaneous leishmaniasis
  • Tinea capitis DOC
  • Tinea corporis
  • Wood’s lamp examination
  • Trichophyton tonsurans
  • Chiclero ulcer
  • Pityriasis Versicolor
  • Mycetoma
  • Tinea nigra

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