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i was diagnosed with ringworm about 4 mo. ago ive been treating it mulitiple ways fluconazole tablets. ointments. garlic (left scars). and nailpolish remover it came back once but was so hard to get rid of. it was from my hairline down to my whole back an

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Get seen: Stop using home / "pop" remedies and get seen by a competent dermatologist. Ringworm that doesn't respond to simple topical agents probably isn't ringworm.

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Last updated May 18, 2020

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