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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 10/24/2016

Updated by: David L. Swanson, MD, Vice Chair of Medical Dermatology, Associate Professor of Dermatology, Mayo Medical School, Scottsdale, AZ. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.