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Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm)

  What is Tinea Capitis (Scalp Ringworm)? Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the skin on the scalp. It is caused by a type of fungi known as dermatophytes. These fungi tend to cause a round ring-like [Read More ...]

Jock itch (Tinea cruris)

Definition Jock itch is a fungal infection of the skin. It is also commonly known as dhobi’s itch or ringworm of the groin but the correct medical term is tinea cruris. This type of fungal infection [Read More ...]