What are the causes of ringworm in children?

Answer Ringworm is a fungal skin infection, called tinea. Tinea corporis is the name when it affects the body and tinea capitis affects the scalp. Both are common among children. Tinea, or ringworm, is c... Read More »

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What is the cause of a ringworm type rash if not ringworm?

A ringworm (tinea) rash is usually red, bumpy, scaly and occurs in patches that may or may not be circular. If the rash is not ringworm (caused by fungus), then many other conditions could be the ... Read More »

So I had this ringworm, right?

What is ringworm&its causes?

Despite what its name suggests, ringworm is not a skin infection caused by a worm. Fungus is the source of the infection. Ringworm is very treatable, although it is also very contagious.Identifica... Read More »

I have ringworm help please?

Try,Rubbing a slice of freshly cut raw Papaya on the patch.Or Make a powder with Mustard seeds. Add some water and make a paste. Apply on the patch till it clears up.Discover additional info and p... Read More »