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Diagnosis and management of scalp ringworm

BMJ 2003; 326 doi: (Published 19 April 2003) Cite this as: BMJ 2003;326:849

Our preference for spelling out abbreviations led to an editing slip in this Clinical Review article by L C Fuller and colleagues (8 March, pp 539-41). We expanded “id reaction” to “identity reaction” in both the text and the legend to figure 3; sadly this made no sense. An id reaction is an immunological response that occurs at some distance from the original infection and may be triggered at the start of treatment.


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