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My brother says I should get treated because once in a while I get ringworm on the scalp? Is he right?

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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Ringworm

Ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis) is a unique infection, and often will not respond to topical anitfungals.
A course of an oral antifungal agent is recommended -- see your doctor!

In brief: Ringworm

Ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis) is a unique infection, and often will not respond to topical anitfungals.
A course of an oral antifungal agent is recommended -- see your doctor!
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