Multiple Erythema Lesions Obscured As Fungal Skin Infection

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Allma Koçinaj; Antigona Gërçari; Mybera Ferizi; Edlira Lashi; Lorela Gjunkshi; Monika Fida;
(2014)

Erythema migrans is a ring like erythema, with a few centimeters in diameter. Usually it occur solitary, days to weeks after an infected tick bite. According to skin changes it can be manifested acutely such as erythema migrans in Lyme Borreliosis, borrelial lymphocytom... View more
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