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What does ringworm look like when you first get it on your arm or leg?

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Dr. Chris Oh
Internal Medicine
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In brief: Round with edges

Ringworms have a characteristic appearance- they are round and have scaly edges.
It is not a worm but a common fungal infection usually seen in groins, under arms or breasts where there is significant moisture.

In brief: Round with edges

Ringworms have a characteristic appearance- they are round and have scaly edges.
It is not a worm but a common fungal infection usually seen in groins, under arms or breasts where there is significant moisture.
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