can skin be affected by ringworm and staph in the same spot at the same time?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
A Verified Doctor answered
Yes: It's not uncommon to see this. Both need to be treated when this happens.
5470 viewsAnswered Jan 5, 2019
Podiatry 28 years experience
Sure: You can have a simultaneous bacterial and fungal infection on skin.
5470 viewsReviewed May 8, 2019
Last updated May 8, 2019
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