Dermatology Oasis

Editor: Dr. Nameer Al-Sudany (IRAQ)

Tinea cruris

Tinea cruris

A 32-year-old male presented with a well-demarcated, red, scaly rash involved both crural areas symmetrically associated with mild itching of 3 months duration. KOH wet mount preparation of lesional scales yielded fungal hyphae and scores. Complete cure was obtained on treatment with oral griseofuvin plus topical clotrimazoler for 4 weeks.

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