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Image Number 1800 (Erythrasma)


Diagnosis: Erythrasma

Site: Axillae

Sex: F

Age: 50


Description: Brownish patch.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


 A middle-aged woman presented with an asymptomatic brownish patch involved one axilla of many months duration. Wood's lamp examination showed coral red fluorescence and the patient responded well to systemic erythromycin and topical clotrimazole cream.

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