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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 10/8/2018

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.