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A 45-year-old male asked:

Have a rash on my hand that l i kms like ringworm, but it isnt. its about the size of 20c coin. it has bumps on n the outside, skin has a discoloring in the centre. it isnt itchy but has grown in size. ive used it quardraderm and advantane.

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Dr. Aruna Adaikkalam
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
See a dermatologist: There is a condition called granuloma annulare which will almost mimic ring worm. There are few more similar conditions which can mimic ring worm.Seeing a dermatologist will help in choosing right choice of medication as for gran. annulare steroid creams are used.
Last updated Feb 17, 2020

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