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Tinea capitis (scalp ringworm) is uncommon after puberty. When it occurs in adults the clinical features may be atypical and this may delay the.

Dermatol Online J. 2016 Mar 16;22(3). pii: 13030/qt4dm9s3fh. Tinea capitis in adults. Auchus IC(1), Ward KM, Brodell RT, Brents MJ, Jackson JD.

Scalp scaling, pruritus, and inflammation are symptoms shared by numerous other disorders, but once tinea capitis is considered, diagnosis.