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Article
June 1965

Cure of Tinea Nigra By Epidermal Stripping

Author Affiliations

IOWA CITY

From the Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa College of Medicine.

Arch Dermatol. 1965;91(6):637-638. doi:10.1001/archderm.1965.01600120069018
Abstract

A patient apparently developed tinea nigra while living in Iowa. Cure was achieved in three days of treatment by repeated stripping of the epidermis with cellophane tape.

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