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A Case of Tinea Versicolor of the Eyelids


Address correspondence to William W. Huang, M.D., M.P.H., Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University, 4618 Country Club Road, Winston-Salem, NC 27104, or e-mail:


Abstract:  Tinea versicolor is a commonly encountered superficial fungal infection often presenting on the chest and back with hyperpigmented or hypopigmented scaly macules and patches. We report an unusual and rare presentation of tinea versicolor affecting only the eyelids.