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Ringworm also known as Tinea, is not a worm at all but a strain of fungus. It can be highly contagious. It is very common to get ringworm anywhere in the groin area and can easily be treated with an over the counter antifungul cream such as Lotrimin AF. Hope to have helped!

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Can vaginal anti-fungal cream treat a ringworm?

No. Ringworm is a completely different type of fungi than those you can get vaginally. Ringworm is treated via oral medication. Depending on where the ringworm is, you will need separate medication. Scalp ringworm needs to be treated with a special shampoo and pill called Terbinafine. Skin-based ringworm needs to be treated with a course of Itraconazole medication. Vaginal anti-fungal cream will have no effect on ringworm.

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How long is a ringworm?

A ringworm is a condition that is caused by a fungus and not a worm. How long the ringworm is depends on the level of infection.

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Ringworm is not contagious after 24 hours

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Ringworm is a term that is commonly used to encompass several types of fungal infection. Sometimes, however, only body ringworm is classified as true ringworm.

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You can swim with ringworm if you cover it with a Band-Aid. You will not spread ringworm with water, but by direct contact.

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If you apply Neosporin on your weal/welt caused by ringworm it will keep it dry which is a good thing. Neosporin doesn't help getting completely rid of ringworm but it does help. To get rid of ringworm you need an anti-fungus cream for ringworm is a fungus growing on your skin.

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