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which treatment works the best and fastest for ringworm?

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Dr. Ron Jones
Dr. Ron Jones answered
44 years experience Family Medicine
Refer to Grisofulvin: Refer to my answer with the "short answer" being grisofulvin.
Answered on Jan 15, 2013
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