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What causes ringworm to spread on body? Any treatment for preventing it from happening again?

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Dr. J. Lawrence Dohan
Dermatology
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In brief: Back to basics

Most people diagnosed with "ringworm" actually have something else.
If you TRUELY have tinea corporis, a superficial fungus colonizing your body, then the important question is how did you get it? Do you have a serious disease with impaired immunity? Do you have chronic fungus on your feet? Most often this came from a person or an animal, most often a cat. These answers are the answers to the ques

In brief: Back to basics

Most people diagnosed with "ringworm" actually have something else.
If you TRUELY have tinea corporis, a superficial fungus colonizing your body, then the important question is how did you get it? Do you have a serious disease with impaired immunity? Do you have chronic fungus on your feet? Most often this came from a person or an animal, most often a cat. These answers are the answers to the ques
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