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A 21-year-old female asked:

I have ringworm on my leg and was on antibiotecs and cream. my leg is better but i have noticed my nipples are itchy. is it possible for it to spread?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology 46 years experience
Yes, but may be unre: It may spread but the nipples is unusual area for ringworm. It amy be reaction to ora med or unrelated sensitivity.
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
You may: You may have seborrheic dermatitis causing this. See your dermatologist.

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Last updated May 8, 2019

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