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Ringorm treatment, help what is the best to treatment for ringworms?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics

In brief: Tinea corporis

Tinea corporis (ringworm) is a fungal infection of the skin generally characterized (intially) by a red raised round patch, followed by central clearing and an advancing border. Treatment is with topical antifungals.
Patches that have been treated and healing may have a temporary brown discoloration.

In brief: Tinea corporis

Tinea corporis (ringworm) is a fungal infection of the skin generally characterized (intially) by a red raised round patch, followed by central clearing and an advancing border. Treatment is with topical antifungals.
Patches that have been treated and healing may have a temporary brown discoloration.
Dr. Tanya Russo
Dr. Tanya Russo
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Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Dermatology

In brief: Topical antifungals

You should start with over the counter Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin twice a day for 3-6 weeks.
Also, make sure you do not have athletes foot as well as these two conditions go together.

In brief: Topical antifungals

You should start with over the counter Lamisil (terbinafine) or lotrimin twice a day for 3-6 weeks.
Also, make sure you do not have athletes foot as well as these two conditions go together.
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Dr. Jeffrey Hick
Thank