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

Answer 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 »
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What Causes a Ringworm Skin Rash?

Ringworm (tinea) is a common skin rash caused by fungus; it is not caused by worms as its name implies. It is infectious and can be spread by contact with other people, pets and farm animals, or co... Read More »
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How did ringworm get its name?

Ringworm is a contagious fungus that can infect the skin of both people and animals. It is also called tinea or dermatophytid.NamingRingworm has nothing to do with worms. Its name derives from the ... Read More »
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Ringworm in the Ear?

Anything that causes your cat discomfort will worry you as the owner. If your cat has contracted the fungus known as ringworm, she may get painful sores on her sensitive ears. As her owner, it fall... Read More »
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What does a ringworm look like in a cat?

Despite its name, ringworm (dermatophytosis) is not a worm but a fungus infection that affects the hair, skin and nails of cats, dogs and humans. The appearance of ringworm can be different, depend... Read More »
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