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How do I avoid spreading my ringworm rash to other places on myself, or to my baby or husband?
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Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
In brief: First of all...
...Make sure it's ringworm - many rashes are mistaken for ringworm by untrained caregivers.
Once you know for a fact that it is ringworm, get started on treating it. (you may need a prescription cream or even an oral medication.) then, wash your clothes, and don't share clothing, sports gear, towels, or sheets with your husband or baby until the ringworm is gone.

In brief: First of all...
...Make sure it's ringworm - many rashes are mistaken for ringworm by untrained caregivers.
Once you know for a fact that it is ringworm, get started on treating it. (you may need a prescription cream or even an oral medication.) then, wash your clothes, and don't share clothing, sports gear, towels, or sheets with your husband or baby until the ringworm is gone.
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