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Non Itchy Ringworm
How do I know if I have ringworm? I bought a sweatshirt and wore it without washing and then developed dry patches which have gone away/aren't itchy
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
Is the rash going: away? How long have you be on treatment (if you are) and with what? If it's been more than 5-7 days and you're seeing no improvement, you should call your doctor and may need to be seen again. Sometimes,what looks like ringworm can actually be a type of eczema and requires a different treatment. If the rash is improving, but it is still itchy, it does not mean it's not healing. ...Read more
I used liquid silver on ringworm and it is flat now and looks better, but still itchy? How long to heal? I had it for around 4 days
Ringworm: "ringworm" is a term used for a skin fungal infection that is in the shape of a ring or partial ring formation. If the rash is fungal , then the best treatment is the use of a true anti-fungal cream. There are at least two otc creams that could help : lotrimin or lamisil (terbinafine). ...Read more
Hello sir, i an susuffering from ringworm. They appears to be like in circle and burns the entire area. And its too itchy. Please suggest me medicine.
Hd ringworm infction 3yrs ago. Alredy healed but still left a dark pigmentation. There are times that the dark area is still itchy. Nt spreadng. Help?
I think I have ringworm but I'm not sure. It's on the front of my neck. it looks like pictures I've seen but isn't itchy and not very scaly.
A circular non itchy rash on leg for 2 months. At first there was a large spontaneous bruise with it. Mystery autoimmune? Ringworm? Other?
Yes: Ringworm on the face is known as the "great masquerader" so yes it can cause bumps, round scaly patches, pustules and more. Tinea faciale (ring worm) often itches or burns but can be asymptomatic. Consider visiting with a dermatologist to make sure it is not something else that will not respond to anti fungal therapy. ...Read more