An 8-year-old male with erythematous lesions

713 - tinea capitis and corporis - dog in the house

An 8-year-old male presented to the ED with erythematous papules appeared one week ago. He has one lesion in the scalp and another in his left lower limb over the calf muscle. The patient is complaining of pain and itchiness over the lesions. His brother was admitted the day before for a similar complaint. Both were exposed to a pet dog at home.

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