Scalp scaling, pruritus, and inflammation are symptoms shared by numerous other disorders, but once tinea capitis is considered, diagnosis.
Tinea capitis (scalp ringworm) is uncommon after puberty. When it occurs in adults the clinical features may be atypical and this may delay the.
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MY EXPERIENCE, as well as a geographic survey of the United States, indicates that the incidence of tinea capitis in the postpuberal person is higher than is ge.