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Ringworm - tinea corporis on an infant's leg

Ringworm - tinea corporis on an infant's leg

Overview

This child's leg shows a classical-appearing ringworm lesion with central clearing and a slightly raised red border.

Review Date 4/16/2019

Updated by: Michael Lehrer, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.