Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Tinea Barbae Incidence

Facts about tinea faciei:

  • Tinea faciei occurs in less than one percent of the adult population in the US.
  • Tinea faciei is more common in warmer climates.

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Last Updated: Jun 24, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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