Ringworm on Body (cont.)
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What Are Causes and Risk Factors of Ringworm on the Body?
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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
Is Ringworm Contagious?
Ringworm is highly contagious and can be spread from person to person, as well as by clothing or linens used by an affected person, or from household pets. To keep ringworm from spreading
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/19/2016
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