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Image Number 1528 (Tinea circinata)

 
Morphology:
Red,scaly

Diagnosis: Tinea circinata

Site: Chest

Sex: M

Age: 18

Type:

Description: Circinate red scaly plaque.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History: A young male presented with two slightly pruritic cicinate scaly plaques with active borders of two months duration. KOH smear from lesional border yielded positive result for dermatophytes. The patient has been cured with griseofulvin treatment.

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