A. Tinea corporis ("ringworm") often affects children and adults who live in hot, humid climates. The classic presentation of this infection is a lesion with central clearing surrounded by an advancing, red, scaly, elevated border.
B. Since tinea corporis can be asymptomatic, it can spread rapidly among children in day-care settings. Unless only one or two lesions are present, tinea corporis should be treated orally. Terbinafine and itraconazole are equally effective in treating tinea corporis. These agents have a better cure rate than griseofulvin. An alternative is fluconazole (Diflucan), which is given orally once a week for up to four consecutive weeks.
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