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My daughter and husband both have ringworm and it won't go away why is that?
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Dr. George Valdez
Family Medicine
5 doctors agree
In brief: Depends
You may need stronger treatment (oral medicine) or it may not be ringworm.

In brief: Depends
You may need stronger treatment (oral medicine) or it may not be ringworm.
Dr. George Valdez
Dr. George Valdez
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Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: Ring worm
Lamisil (terbinafine) cream should be used for 4 weeks.
Is over the counter. Maybe lesion needs scraping and look at it in the microscope. If no improvement consider different diagnosis or dermatology visit.

In brief: Ring worm
Lamisil (terbinafine) cream should be used for 4 weeks.
Is over the counter. Maybe lesion needs scraping and look at it in the microscope. If no improvement consider different diagnosis or dermatology visit.
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
Dr. LUIS IRIZARRY
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