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Discovered a series of perfectly circled patches of dry skin that spread. Ring worms? Lupus?

odd skin condition I have recently discovered a series of perfectly circled patches of dry skin . It started as a few small spots under my right breast and soon spread up into my cleavage. And now ...

Have ring worm scars beside legs. Had reduced but now showing again and have scars on back. Suggest?

I have ring worm scars beside my legs. I had consulted a doctor when i was delhi(A year before .... I do have other skin problems. Too many scars on my face. There are some kinds of pimples and scars ...

Treatment for ring worm infection

44 male. Can you please let me know is this wound. Its itches in time and with time the area gets widen.

Having skin problem which looks like ringworm and lyme disease. How to differentiate between them?

My wife has something that looks like both ring worm and lyme disease - how can I tell the difference? ...

Is Lamisil the best over the counter medication for ring worm?

is lamisil the best over the counter medication for ring worm? ...
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Area of the skin post ring worm treatment has turned purple after stopping medicine. Side effect?

I had ring worm recently, and I cured it with some over the counter medicine. However, it did not appear to completely go away, so I saw a dermatologist who then told me that the ring worm was gone ...

Skin disorder, black spots, ring worm shaped, spreading, more itchy when exposed to dust, scratching turns white. Medicine?

Hi, My name is Mary and I have a skin disorder . It starts as a rush, turns into a black spot. Some take the shape of a ring worm and others not making the affected area to turn into a hard skin ...

How can I clarify if the skin infection is due to ring worm or not ?

Hi, I am having a skin infection for last 10days..i am not sure whether it si ringworm (daad) or not..but it seems like can I make sure and please tell me the traetment for this ...

Severe jaundice. Swollen liver. Had ring worm infestation. Infestation possible in liver?

Whether Ring worm infestation in liver is possible & it may cause Jaundice? I AM SUFFERING FROM ... IN SOME PLACES. IS THERE ANY CHANCE OF INFESTATION OF RING WORM IN LIVER IN THIS WAY ? Actually I ...

Infected with ring worm. Prescribed Nystatin that seemed to work. Why do I feel lumps under skin?

that it appears that the ringworm is gone, I can still feel deep lumps under the skin and they are sometimes itchy ...

Change in skin tone, excessive hair fall, weight gain, suffering with ring worm. Treatment with medicines?

hi , i am from 9 months my skin color changing to black ,and i also suffering with ringworm skin desease ,my hair is also falling from roots , i lost 3/4 of my total ,also gaining weight nearly 10 kgs ...

Has terrible skin condition which looks like ring worm all over body. What can it be?

Hello, I have a student that has told me she was stationed in afganistan she has a terrible skin condition and will not tell anyone what it is it looks like ring worm and she is constantly picking at it ...

What could cause itching on insides of thigh that extends to the anus, looks like ring worm infection?

My lady friend has a problem. What is the cause of this itchy skin on the inside part pf the thigh very near the vagina ,not inside though,it looks like a dried ring worm skin problem and it spreads ...

How to get rid of dark patches caused by ring worm infection 13 years ago?

persisted....Then I used a Cream to treat Ring worm ... and it was gone .... but skin became dark ......and ...Age - 28, weight - 73, Height - 5 9 ...... 13 years back I had Ring worm infection on my tighs ...

Are itchy knots ring worm.

Just the other day I found some knots under my little girls arm. She says that they re not painful but they re discolored and that they itch and they re hard too. Then today I found a ring worm like thing ...
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How don I know if i have ring worm%3F%0A
Hi, Thank you for posting your query. Please consult a dermatologist first. if the skin lesions are suggestive, then scrapings from the skin lesion would be sent for microscopic examination, which can confirm the ring worm infection. I hope it helps. Please get back if you require any additional information. Best wishes, Dr Sudhir Kumar MD (Internal Medicine), DM (Neurology) Senior Consultant Neurologist Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad, My personal URL on this website: My blog:
Ring worm looking infection. It itches almost to a burning sensation. It starts off looking like a cut then forms into a dark circle. It feels like biting
Hello Aleczavala25, Thank you for the query. Treating a skin disease requires a lot of information and a clear and close- up photograph. I am a Homoeopath and I can promise to help you provided you get back to me with more details. I can even send to you a case record format to enter your case. If you are interested, contact: Dr. C. J. Varghese, Homoeopath,, +91 9447019733
How can i get rid of ring worm?
It usually comes back. The main idea is to suppress it using topical anti-fungal medicines.
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