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Image Number 2477 (Tinea corporis)


Diagnosis: Tinea corporis

Site: Trunk

Sex: M

Age: 5


Description: Red scaly patches.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis


A 5-year-old boy presented with pruritic red scaly patches on the side of the trunk of three months duration. The lesions had more active scaly borders. KOH examintion of the scales was positive for fungi. No history of contact with animals and no similar family history. 

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