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A 18-year-old female asked:

so i had what looked like a ringworm on my eyelid, but after putting lotrimin (clotrimazole) cream on it for a couple weeks its still there.

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Dr. William Forsythe
Emergency Medicine 27 years experience
Give it time: Can often take 4-6 weeks for ringworm, tinea, to improve. If not better, or if worse, may be time to see a dr or dermatology specialist and have a scraping done to further evaluate this.

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