Get your health question answered instantly from our pool of 18000+ doctors from over 80 specialties
184 Doctors Online

By proceeding, I accept the Terms and Conditions

Dr. Andrew Rynne
MD
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 50 years

HCM Blog Instant Access to Doctors
HCM BlogQuestions Answered
HCM Blog Satisfaction
Doctors waiting to answer your question
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi
MD
Dr. Dorina Gurabardhi

General & Family Physician

Exp 6 years

Dr. Suresh Heijebu
MD
Dr. Suresh Heijebu

General & Family Physician

Exp 9 years

Dr. Vaishalee Punj
MD
Dr. Vaishalee Punj

General & Family Physician

Exp 16 years

Dr.Raju
MD
Dr.Raju

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Kiran Kumar
MD
Dr. Kiran Kumar

General & Family Physician

Exp 11 years

Dr. Arun Prasad
MD
Dr. Arun Prasad

General Surgeon

Exp 35 years

What causes ringworm in 2 year olds

Premium Questions

Dr. Kakkar S. MD

My husband has what looks like ringworm rash on his left thigh, looks exactly like the photos from a textbook, about 2 inches, has had this rash for about one month. He started to use an over the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)
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. Sassen S Kwasa MD

Can ringworm that I've had for over a year cause elevated lymphocytes ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sassen S Kwasa ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney MD

Hi,my 7year old twins have ring worms what do I do? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Asmeet Kaur Sawhney ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Muthu Krishnan MD

Hi, I am a woman of 60 and I suffer from Ringworm of the scalp caused by Microsporum Canis. I live ... Lamisil tablets, they did noting for me and I quit after 2 months. Then they gave me Itraconazole... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muthu Krishnan ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Stany BC MD

My 6 year old grandson keeps coming up with ringworm on his body. And appears to have psoriasis on his head that doesn t seem to heal, not sure if it is ringworm or just a secondary item. Can ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Stany BC ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli MD

Hi. My 8 year old son had a patch of ringworm on his leg several months ago that we attempted ... of his legs. Now the rash is coming back. What could this be? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Venkata Subrahmanaym Mukkavilli ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Roopa Hiremath MD

I just looked it up online and have realized that I have ringworm.....it started 2 weeks ago and I ... old and I m extremely irritable and its only been going on since I first noticed what I... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Roopa Hiremath ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr.  Antoneta Zotaj MD

Doctor, I am an 86 year old Asian and I have been bothered by a kind of ringworm on my eyelid, my ear,... I have been sent to a dermatologist by my primary care doctor; he did only remove the one ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Antoneta Zotaj ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Heang Chan Raksmey MD

I have Kidney disease but I keep getting ringworm 2 months after being treated for it and other ... medication be causing this? I have had this disease for 12 years. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Heang Chan Raksmey ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

Cause - Tinea or fungal infection. Cure- Miconazole topical ointment. Hope it helps you!

Dr.  Prasad MD

In the worst case, ring worm which are superficial infections can spread to other body parts in an immunocompromised individual. Other form of fungus can cause complication but not ringworm

Dr. Prakash H Muddegowda MD

No. Usually moisture and sweat only. Yhankw