How does the incidence of erythrasma vary by age?

Updated: Jun 11, 2020
  • Author: Abdul-Ghani Kibbi, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: William D James, MD  more...
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The incidence of erythrasma increases with age, but no age group is immune to the disease. The youngest patient reported to have erythrasma is a 1-year-old infant.


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