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Can you get ringworm vaginally?


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2006-01-27 04:25:47
2006-01-27 04:25:47

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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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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