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Image Number 4837 (Tinea circinata)

 
Morphology:
Red,scaly

Diagnosis: Tinea circinata

Site: Ankle

Sex: M

Age: 8

Type:

Description: Red scaly circinate lesion.

Submitted by: Nameer Al-Sudany

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Differential Diagnosis

History:

 Nummular eczema-like tinea corporis involving the lower leg of 4 weeks duration. KOH wet mount preparation was positive for dermatophytes. Topical AZOLE antifungal cream twice daily for 4 weeks eradicated the lesion.



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