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can skin be affected by ringworm and staph in the same spot at the same time?

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Dr. Vered Lewy-Weiss
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Yes: It's not uncommon to see this. Both need to be treated when this happens.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Sure: You can have a simultaneous bacterial and fungal infection on skin.

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