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The term "ringworm" or "ringworms" refers to fungal infections that are on the surface of the skin. A physical examination of the affected skin, evaluation of skin scrapings under the microscope, and culture tests can help doctors make the appropriate distinctions. A proper diagnosis is essential to successful treatment. Among the different types of ringworm are the following: tinea barbae, tinea capitis, tinea corporis, tinea cruris, tinea faciei, tinea manus, tinea pedis, and tinea unguium.

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Terms related to Ringworm:

  • Barber Itch
  • Face Ringworm
  • Hand Ringworm
  • Scalp Ringworm
  • Tinea barbae
  • Tinea capitis
  • Tinea corporis
  • Tinea faciei
  • Tinea manus