Tiña versicolor en la espalda

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Tiña versicolor en la espalda

Este paciente presenta una infección micótica de la piel conocida como tiña versicolor. Se caracteriza por la presencia de un salpullido, que puede ser de color amarillento a café dorado y puede hacerse más notorio después del bronceado, acompañado por un prurito leve; los sitios afectados con mayor frecuencia son el cuello, la parte superior del tórax, y la axila. Además, es más común en varones adolescentes y adultos jóvenes. Este paciente presenta el salpullido en la espalda.

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  • Last Reviewed on 11/20/2012
  • Kevin Berman, MD, PhD, Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Disease, Atlanta, GA. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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