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How do you get ringworm on your neck

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
Addiction Medicine 35 years experience
Treatable: Ringworms are treatable and can be eradicated with proper treatment and most of the time only topical treatment is necessary. You have to have the rig... Read More

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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dora Chizea
Anti-Aging Medicine 49 years experience
...possibly related: There are many possible causes for itchy pimples on one's neck and scrotum. They are possibly related but spider bite is not high on the list. Having ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Ringworm: is caused by fungal growth.
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
A fungus: Ringworm is a terrible name, as it has nothing to do at all with a worm...it is merely a name for a fungal infection of the skin. The same fungus that... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Roberts
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Yes.: was thinking mycostatin--good for yeast but not ringworm. Monistat is effective against both
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Still possible.: Could still be it. Could be something else as well. Unless you are immunocompromised a topical anti fungal such as terbinafine or miconazole should ... Read More
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
May not be ringworm: You skin condition may not be ringworm if it has not responded to over the counter treatment. May be it is time to see a doctor for an evaluation and ... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Needs visit: The description suggests a scalp fungus. These usually require a lengthy treatment with prescription oral medication. The neck issue may be the same f... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 45 years experience
Yes: Blood's getting and staying there as part of the healing process. If you don't have a really good result in two weeks, get seen.
A member asked:
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology 39 years experience
Possibly : If you do indeed have a fungal infection , commonly referred to as ringworm , you could develop a skin reaction called an "id" reaction.
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Juchau
Family Medicine 34 years experience
Hyperpigmentation: i think I would give it some more time to heal and see if it lightens on its own. You can get some bleaching agents to do this but they may cause pro... Read More
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