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Contagiousness of tinea versicolor - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   hi i have a question today I was dinosteg with Tinea versicolor and I dont know what to do
User :   is it contageous? because I dont wanted my family or my bf to get it how can I prevent from passing it to them
User :   can you help me I need help and what can I eat and what not??
Doctor :   it is a normal habitanat of human skin
Doctor :   sometimes it may get worsen
Doctor :   it is a fungal infection
User :   oh k but Wat can i eat and what not? and how can i prevended from passing it to my family n bf
Doctor :   you can get rid of it by using proper anti fungal medication
Doctor :   you can eat anything
User :   i though i counldn't eat sugars etc... and is it cantegous?
Doctor :   you can eat
Doctor :   noit not
Doctor :   *it is not

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