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Causes of Tinea

Primary Cause of Tinea

The primary cause of Tinea is the result:

  • of transmission of an infectious disease. Some subtypes of this disease are contagious - spread easily between people, while other subtypes are infectious - transmitted by a pathogenic organism.

Causes of Tinea (Diseases Database):

The follow list shows some of the possible medical causes of Tinea that are listed by the Diseases Database:

Source: Diseases Database

Tinea Causes: Risk Factors

The following conditions have been cited in various sources as potentially causal risk factors related to Tinea:

Tinea: Related Medical Conditions

To research the causes of Tinea, consider researching the causes of these these diseases that may be similar, or associated with Tinea:

Tinea: Causes and Types

Causes of Types of Tinea: Review the cause informationfor the various types of Tinea:

Causes of Broader Categories of Tinea: Review the causal information about the various more general categories of medical conditions:

Tinea as a symptom:

Conditions listing Tinea as a symptom may also be potential underlying causes of Tinea. Our database lists the following as having Tinea as a symptom of that condition:

Related information on causes of Tinea:

As with all medical conditions, there may be many causal factors. Further relevant information on causes of Tinea may be found in:


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