A Case Study of Mistaken Tinea Corporis in a 28-Year-Old WomanBrown, Nancy E.Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association: May/June 2014 - Volume 6 - Issue 3 - p 138–141 doi: 10.1097/JDN.0000000000000045 Feature Articles Abstract Author Information ABSTRACT There are various skin diseases that coincide with pregnancy. There are a wide variety of pruritic skin diseases that can be seen in different trimesters of pregnancy. This case discusses a rare skin disorder initially mistaken for tinea corporis. The patient is a 28-year-old pregnant, Caucasian woman, with spreading polymorphic lesions on her abdomen. Her obstetrician initially felt that she may have ringworm. She was referred to our clinic after failure with a topical antifungal for further evaluation and treatment. Nancy E. Brown, FNP-BC, DCNP, Casper Dermatology Clinic, Casper, WY. The author declares no conflicts of interest. Correspondence concerning this article should be addressed to Nancy Brown, FNP-BC, DCNP, Casper Dermatology Clinic, 1119 E. 3rd Street, Casper, WY. E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Copyright © 2014 by the Dermatology Nurses' Association.