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Can a man get ringworm on his penis? How can it be cured?

Can a man get ringworm on his penis? How can it be cured?

Yes: Topical anti-fungals. The treatments labeled for jock-itch will work. ...Read more

Dr. Ritu Saini
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Trichophyton (Definition)

Trichophyton is one of the common types of fungus that can infect the skin, called a "dermatophyte". It can cause ringworm of the skin (such as athlete's foot or jock itch) or of the scalp. It is usually diagnosed with a scraping of the skin and can be treated with topical medications if on the skin, or oral medicines if involving ...Read more


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How does a 12 month old get ringworm on his penis?

How does a 12 month old get ringworm on his penis?

Doesn't : Ringworm (fungal infection) does not typically occur on the penis. Candida or yeast may be on the glans penis but so can psoriasis and a whole array of other conditions so please have your child checked by a board-certified dermatologist who specializes in skin conditions. ...Read more

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Can a man have ringworm on his penis?

Can a man have ringworm on his penis?

Yes, But...: Ringworm is a fungal infection of the skin, similar to the fungus that causes athlete's foot and jock itch. It can affect any skin on any part of the body. However, on your penis, it may also be overflow from jock itch or even yeast under the foreskin. ...Read more

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Can a male get a ringworm on his penis?

Can a male get a ringworm on his penis?

Yes: You can get ringworm on any skin or scalp surface. See your doctor for proper diagnosis and treatment if indicated. Sexual partners may need simultaneous treatment as well. ...Read more

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Can you get ringworm on your penis?

Can you get ringworm on your penis?

Yes, But...: Ringworm is a fungal infection of the skin, similar to the fungus that causes athlete's foot and jock itch. It can affect any skin on any part of the body. However, on your penis, it may also be overflow from jock itch or even yeast under the foreskin. ...Read more

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How can I get rid of ringworm on my penis?

Be sure of diagnosis: There are different fungi that may be lumped under the diagnosis of ringworm. Clotrimazole or tolnaftate for 3-4 weeks is usually effective if the lesion is confined to non hair bearing areas, but ringworm on scalp, beard and pelvic areas usually require oral medication with griseofulvin or fluconazole, etc. ...Read more

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I am unmarried, never had sex, no uti, but penile tip burns, a ringworm infection in penis cured 5 months ago, once ejaculated in a semi hard erection.

I am unmarried, never had sex, no uti, but penile tip burns, a ringworm infection in penis cured 5 months ago, once ejaculated in a semi hard erection.

Prostatitis: A burning pain at the tip of the penis may suggest prostate irritation. Go see a urologist and get examined. Hope this is better soon. ...Read more

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Can you get ringworm or fungal infection under and on glans of circumcised penis from sweating?

Can you get ringworm or fungal infection under and on glans of circumcised penis from sweating?

Yes: Depending on hygene, sexual practice,duration of excessive moisture...yes, fungal infections can happen on an uncircumcised penis. They are less common and easier to treat ...Read more

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Can u get a ring worm on the gland of your penis?

Can u get a ring worm on the gland of your penis?

Probably: I must admit, however, that i've never seen such a case. You should consult with an urologist or a dermatologist. ...Read more

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Could ringworm happen on penis?

Could ringworm happen on penis?

Yes, But...: Ringworm is a fungal infection of the skin, similar to the fungus that causes athlete's foot and jock itch. It can affect any skin on any part of the body. However, on your penis, it may also be overflow from jock itch or even yeast under the foreskin. ...Read more

Dr. Subir Mitra
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Ringworm (Definition)

A superficial fungal infection (dermatophytosis) of the arms and legs. The same appearances of ringworm may also occur on the scalp (tinea capitis), beard area (tinea ...Read more


Male (Definition)

Male refers to the masculine gender, those people ...Read more