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Ringworm on ankle

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Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

I was just told by a doctor that I have ringworm on my ankle...I was prescribed an anti-fungal cream. How could I have contracted this - it is about 2 months now in duration. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Rahul Kumar MD

ringworm ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Chobufo Ditah MD

My daughter has a pink perfectly round circle that appeared on her ankle a month ago it doesn ... it was ringworm but I highly doubt it doesn't look like it either. Again a pinkish red almost like a birth... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Chobufo Ditah ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta MD

Monday evenjng i was feeling unwell and was sick. I then noticed this circle ring on my leg which has if anythjng got bigger in the last 5 days. Its sometimes itchy with red dots in the center kf the circle as well as... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Pavan Kumar Gupta ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Charu Bansal MD

Do I need to treat ring worm & how do I do it? View answer

Answered by : Dr. Charu Bansal ( Dermatologist)

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Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale MD

My doctor said I have ringworm around my ankle that appears to be spreading. He has prescribed several different medications to assist. None seem to give me the satisfaction I need. Now he has me using ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vasudha Jayant Athavale ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Mostaque Mahmud MD

my daughter has had some ringworm like things. They are raised hard white rings with a reddish ... they disapeared the largest one being around 4cm in diameter. They were on her ankle, knee , and above her... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mostaque Mahmud ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta MD

my husband on his ankle has a large round (really looks bad) ring sore. About a month ago went ... just dry skin . Now it looks really bad and alot bigger, I m thinking ringworm or lyme disease ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sunil Kumar Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Anisha Parmar MD

I have had a ringworm come on go on my upper buttox and some times it comes in the crack of my buttox and its been over 5 years and its comes about twice a month. it comes more often in the summer ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Anisha Parmar ( Ayurveda Specialist)
Dr. Ilyas Patel MD

I have this rash that popped up on my ankles and top of my foot that looks similar to ringworm but I know for sure it is not. It s not as dark red and doesn t form a ring. It is raised kind of harder ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilyas Patel ( Dermatologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Vaishalee Punj MD

Hi, Thanks for coming to HealthcareMagic. Small red dots in clusters can be petechiae or infection like herpes, ringworm, etc. Need to be examined by a doctor.

Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

might be ringworm

Dr. Jorge Brenes-Salazar MD

Dear patient, Thanks for the query. Very difficult to tell without seeing the lesion. It could correspond by the round shape and location to tinea, or ringworm infection, but again a provider should examine and if...