An interesting facial rash

Love, Caroline A.; Sills, John A.; Ellison, Judith M.
April 2007
Archives of Disease in Childhood;Apr2007, Vol. 92 Issue 4, p303
Academic Journal
The article presents the case of a 7-year old boy with a history of worsening facial rash. He had guinea pigs as pets. An extensive scaling erythema was found in the child's upper eyelids, bridge on the nose and cheeks. He was diagnosed as having tinea faciei which is characterized by a well-circumscribed erythematous patch.


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