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Are Ringworms contagious?

04/02/2003

Question:

Are ringworms contagious? If they are, at what point are they contagious and at what point are they no longer contagious? Can you get a ringworm on your face?

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Pamposh   Kaul, MD Pamposh Kaul, MD
Assistant Professor
College of Medicine
University of Cincinnati