Ringworm on Body (cont.)
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Ringworm on Body Causes and Risk Factors
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Ringworm is very common. Human dermatophytes, which are transmitted by direct contact with other human ringworm sores, cause most ringworm infections. One can also acquire ringworm from the soil or through exposure to animals (commonly the household pet).
Risk factors for developing ringworm on the body include
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/24/2015
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