Tinea: Fungal infection of keratinized tissues such as hair, skin and nails. The main causative fungi include MICROSPORUM; TRICHOPHYTON; and EPIDERMOPHYTON.Griseofulvin: An antifungal agent used in the treatment of TINEA infections.Dermatomycoses: Superficial infections of the skin or its appendages by any of various fungi.Trichophyton: A mitosporic fungal genus and an anamorphic form of Arthroderma. Various species attack the skin, nails, and hair.Veterinary Medicine: The medical science concerned with the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases in animals.Tinea Pedis: Dermatological pruritic lesion in the feet, caused by Trichophyton rubrum, T. mentagrophytes, or Epidermophyton floccosum.Arthrodermataceae: A family of ascomycetous fungi, order Onygenales, characterized by smooth ascospores. Genera in the family include Arthroderma, Keratinomyces, and Ctenomyces. Several well-known anamorphic forms are parasitic upon the skin.Tinea Capitis: Ringworm of the scalp and associated hair mainly caused by species of MICROSPORUM; TRICHOPHYTON; and EPIDERMOPHYTON, which may occasionally involve the eyebrows and eyelashes.Tinea Versicolor: A common chronic, noninflammatory and usually symptomless disorder, characterized by the occurrence of multiple macular patches of all sizes and shapes, and varying in pigmentation from fawn-colored to brown. It is seen most frequently in hot, humid, tropical regions, and is caused by Pityrosporon orbiculare. (Dorland, 27th ed)Electronic Mail: Messages between computer users via COMPUTER COMMUNICATION NETWORKS. This feature duplicates most of the features of paper mail, such as forwarding, multiple copies, and attachments of images and other file types, but with a speed advantage. 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This term does not include diseases of wild dogs, WOLVES; FOXES; and other Canidae for which the heading CARNIVORA is used.Schools, Veterinary: Educational institutions for individuals specializing in the field of veterinary medicine.Facies: The appearance of the face that is often characteristic of a disease or pathological condition, as the elfin facies of WILLIAMS SYNDROME or the mongoloid facies of DOWN SYNDROME. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)Fungi: A kingdom of eukaryotic, heterotrophic organisms that live parasitically as saprobes, including MUSHROOMS; YEASTS; smuts, molds, etc. They reproduce either sexually or asexually, and have life cycles that range from simple to complex. Filamentous fungi, commonly known as molds, refer to those that grow as multicellular colonies.Dictionaries, MedicalScalp: The outer covering of the calvaria. It is composed of several layers: SKIN; subcutaneous connective tissue; the occipitofrontal muscle which includes the tendinous galea aponeurotica; loose connective tissue; and the pericranium (the PERIOSTEUM of the SKULL).Dictionaries as Topic: Lists of words, usually in alphabetical order, giving information about form, pronunciation, etymology, grammar, and meaning.Skin Cream: A water-soluble medicinal preparation applied to the skin.Ice Cream: A frozen dairy food made from cream or butterfat, milk, sugar, and flavorings. Frozen custard and French-type ice creams also contain eggs.Kangaroo-Mother Care Method: A method of continuously holding a partially wrapped baby to the chest, involving skin-to-skin contact. Originally it was a method of caring for LOW-BIRTH-WEIGHT INFANT in developing countries and is now more widespread in developed nations. Aside from encouraging breast feeding, the extra sleep that the infant gets assists in regulating body temperature, helps the baby conserve energy, and redirects calorie expenditures toward growth and weight gain.Neonatal Nursing: The nursing specialty that deals with the care of newborn infants during the first four weeks after birth.Office Automation: Use of computers or computer systems for doing routine clerical work, e.g., billing, records pertaining to the administration of the office, etc.Library AssociationsTea Tree Oil: Essential oil extracted from Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree). It is used as a topical antimicrobial due to the presence of terpineol.Melaleuca: A plant genus of the family MYRTACEAE. M. alternifolia foliage is a source of TEA TREE OIL. The common name of tea tree also refers to LEPTOSPERMUM or KUNZEA. M. vindifolia is a source of niaouli oil. M. cajuputi and M. leucadendra are sources of cajuput oil.Tea: The infusion of leaves of CAMELLIA SINENSIS (formerly Thea sinensis) as a beverage, the familiar Asian tea, which contains CATECHIN (especially epigallocatechin gallate) and CAFFEINE.Oils, Volatile: Oils which evaporate readily. The volatile oils occur in aromatic plants, to which they give odor and other characteristics. Most volatile oils consist of a mixture of two or more TERPENES or of a mixture of an eleoptene (the more volatile constituent of a volatile oil) with a stearopten (the more solid constituent). The synonym essential oils refers to the essence of a plant, as its perfume or scent, and not to its indispensability.Leptospermum: A plant genus of the family MYRTACEAE. The common name of tea tree is also used for MELALEUCA and KUNZEA.Hair Preparations: Hair grooming, cleansing and modifying products meant for topical application to hair, usually human. They include sprays, bleaches, dyes, conditioners, rinses, shampoos, nutrient lotions, etc.Miconazole: An imidazole antifungal agent that is used topically and by intravenous infusion.Baths: The immersion or washing of the body or any of its parts in water or other medium for cleansing or medical treatment. It includes bathing for personal hygiene as well as for medical purposes with the addition of therapeutic agents, such as alkalines, antiseptics, oil, etc.Administration, Topical: The application of drug preparations to the surfaces of the body, especially the skin (ADMINISTRATION, CUTANEOUS) or mucous membranes. This method of treatment is used to avoid systemic side effects when high doses are required at a localized area or as an alternative systemic administration route, to avoid hepatic processing for example.Ketoconazole: Broad spectrum antifungal agent used for long periods at high doses, especially in immunosuppressed patients.Mountaineering: A sport involving mountain climbing techniques.Fever: An abnormal elevation of body temperature, usually as a result of a pathologic process.Radioactive Waste: Liquid, solid, or gaseous waste resulting from mining of radioactive ore, production of reactor fuel materials, reactor operation, processing of irradiated reactor fuels, and related operations, and from use of radioactive materials in research, industry, and medicine. 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Tinea manuum or ringworm of the hands[edit]. In most cases of tinea manuum, only one hand is involved. Frequently both feet are ... Onychomycosis, tinea unguium, or ringworm of the nail[edit]. See Onychomycosis. Diagnosis and identification[edit]. Rapid in ... Tinea corpora or ringworm of the body[edit]. Round, red, scaly, patches with well-defined, raised edges; central clearing and ... Tinea capitis or scalp ringworm[edit]. Trichophyton tonsurans is the most common cause of out breaks of tinea capitis in ...
"General ringworm information". Ringworm.com.au. Archived from the original on 2010-12-21. Retrieved 2011-01-10. "Archived copy ... Ringworm In Your Dog Cat Or Other Pet: Archived 2010-03-10 at the Wayback Machine. Prevention by Ron Hines DVM PhD 5/4/06. ... Ringworm can spread from other animals or between people. Diagnosis is often based on the appearance and symptoms. It may be ... Description of ringworm date back to ancient history. Infections on the body may give rise to typical enlarging raised red ...
... ringworm), tinea cruris (jock itch), tinea pedis (athlete's foot), and tinea unguium (fungal infection of the nail bed). " ... "Definition of Ringworm". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 6 December 2015. Retrieved 2016-09-13. Doctor Fungus ...
Ringworm commonly occurs on pets (dogs, cats) and the fungus can be acquired while petting or grooming an animal. Ringworm can ... ringworm). The same appearances of ringworm may also occur on the scalp (tinea capitis), beard area (tinea barbae) or the groin ... Individuals at high risk of acquiring ringworm include those who: Live in crowded, humid conditions. Sweat excessively, as ... If there are several ringworm lesions, the lesions are extensive, complications such as secondary infection exist, or the ...
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Ringworm on the scalp usually makes a bald patch of scaly skin. Long-haired cats do not always show signs of ringworm infection ... Ringworm is a fungal disease and approximately 40 types of fungi can cause ringworm. They are typically of the Trichophyton, ... Kittens with ringworm have patches that are hairless, circular, or irregularly shaped areas of scaling, crusting, and redness ... not handling cats with ringworm by those whose immune system is weak in any way (if you have HIV/AIDS, are undergoing cancer ...
"People at Risk for Ringworm". CDC. 6 December 2015. Archived from the original on 7 September 2016. "Symptoms of Ringworm". CDC ... And because the condition is called something else in each place it takes hold (e.g., tinea corporis (ringworm) or tinea cruris ... For example, the infection is known as tinea corporis ("ringworm") when the torso or limbs are affected or tinea cruris (jock ...
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Ringworm Is a fungal or yeast infection on the skin in the shape of a circle. It appears to be red and the outer ring may be ... "Ringworm: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia". www.nlm.nih.gov. Retrieved 2016-04-06. "Get the facts about herpes and Genital ...
Ringworm Bald spot on the scalp or a ring of itchy red skin Anywhere ...
Ringworm. Preventive medicine[edit]. Vaccinations[edit]. Main article: Feline vaccination. Vaccinations are an important ...
"Ringworm brings forward Makfi retirement". Racing Post. 2010-10-05. Retrieved 2012-10-11. "Makfi , Bloodstock Stallion Book". ... After being treated for ringworm in October 2010 Makfi was retired to Tweenhills Stud in Gloucestershire. His 2012 fee was £ ...
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"Ringworm - Healthy Pets Healthy People". Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. April 30, 2014. Retrieved 21 June 2017. ... Trichophyton is a genus of fungi, which includes the parasitic varieties that cause tinea, including athlete's foot, ringworm, ... and ringworm (a misnomer, as there is no worm involved; it is also known as tinea corporis). The fungi can easily spread to ...
In 1904, Sabouraud introduced radiological treatment against ringworm of the scalp. He was well known for his knowledge of ... named with microbiologist David Gruby (1810-1898). "Sabouraud's method": Radiological treatment of ringworm. "Sabouraud's ...
", "ringworm of the hair", "ringworm of the scalp", "scalp ringworm", and "tinea tonsurans") is a cutaneous fungal infection ( ... It may appear as thickened, scaly, and sometimes boggy swellings, or as expanding raised red rings (ringworm). Common symptoms ... List of cutaneous conditions Ringworm affair Rapini, Ronald P.; Bolognia, Jean L.; Jorizzo, Joseph L. (2007). Dermatology: 2- ... Baertlein, Lisa (2007-09-28). "US FDA approves oral granules for scalp ringworm , Deals , Regulatory News , Reuters". Retrieved ...
... is the result of the host's response to a fungal ringworm infection of the hair follicles of the scalp (occasionally the ... "Cause of Kerion Ringworm Scalp Condition, Kerions Treatment". Health Blurbs. Retrieved January 21, 2015. "Kerion". DermNet New ... L. C. Fuller; F. J. Child; G. Midgley; E. M. Higgins (March 8, 2003). "Diagnosis and management of scalp ringworm". BMJ. 326 ( ...
Smith, J; Rush-Munro F; McCarthy M (1969). "Animals as a reservoir of human ringworm in New Zealand". Australas J Dermatol. 10 ... Baxter, M (Jul 1969). "Ringworm caused by Microsporum nanum in New Zealand". N Z Med J. 70 (446): 24-26. PMID 5258849. O'Keeffe ... Microsporum nanum: a cause of porcine ringworm in Ontario". Can Vet J. 13 (7): 164-166. PMC 1695825 . PMID 5041149. Vidyasagar ... The treatment completely inhibits the mycelia growth of the ringworm caused by Microsporum nanum, Epidermophyton floccosum, ...
The antifungal granules can be sprinkled on a child's food to treat ringworm of the scalp, tinea capitis. Many side effects and ... Terbinafine, sold under the brand name Lamisil among others, is an antifungal medication used to treat ringworm, pityriasis ... "US FDA approves oral granules for scalp ringworm". Reuters. 2007-09-28. Archived from the original on 2009-03-23. "Lamisil ( ... and other types of ringworm (tinea corporis). Terbinafine cream works in about half the time required by other antifungals. ...
Fungi causing ringworm infections produce septate (segmented) hyphae. Some show the presence of spores formed directly from the ... Dermatophytes produce an infection commonly known as ringworm or tinea. It can appear as "jock itch" in the groin or inner ...
There is no link between ringworm and serpiginous choroidopathy.. ... such as ringworm. Regarding skin ailments in particular, this means that such a disease leaves scar tissue below while ...
Tinea capitis (Ringworm of the Scalp) usually Trichophyton tonsurans Tinea corporis (Ringworm of the Body) usually Trichophyton ...
... salts were used in the treatment of ringworm, other skin infections and to reduce the night sweating of tuberculosis ... ISBN 0-8493-0485-7. Percival, G. H. (1930). "The Treatment of Ringworm of The Scalp with Thallium Acetate". British Journal of ...
The symptoms of ringworm include patches of skin that are red, swollen, and irritated, forming the shape of a ring. Ringworm ... Tinea infections, more commonly known as Ringworm, are the most common skin infections transmitted through wrestling. It is ... ". "Ringworm" MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia, U.S. National Library of Medicine. 05-01-2007 "Infections in Wrestling ...
Treatment for localized ringworm is not always necessary as the disease is self-limiting, but the cliinical course can be ... One of the most common fungal diseases in dogs is ringworm, or dermatophytosis, an infection of the skin, hair, or nails. There ... The most common zoonotic fungal disease is ringworm, caused in this case by Microsporum canis. Vaccinations are an important ... are three fungal species that cause ringworm in dogs. About 70 percent of infections are caused by Microsporum canis, 20 ...
... ringworm, hookworm, and whipworm. Puppies and kittens need extra attention, as their immune systems are not fully developed. ...
Ringworm appearance in pets. Dogs and cats. Adult animals, especially long-haired cats, do not always show signs of ringworm ... If one of your pets has ringworm, make sure you have every pet in the household checked for ringworm infection. ... National Institute of Health: RingwormExternal. Medline Plus. Club Lamb Fungus Cdc-pdf. [PDF - 1 page]External. California ... Ringworm is a skin and scalp disease caused by fungi. It gets its name from the characteristic ring-like rash on the skin. The ...
It is called different names based on its location on the body - for example, ringworm on the feet is also called ... Ringworm is a red circular skin infection caused by fungus. ... Ringworm is a common skin infection that is caused by a fungus ... Ringworm goes by many names. The medical terms are "tinea" or "dermatophytosis." Other names for ringworm are based on its ... Its called "ringworm" because it can cause a circular rash (shaped like a ring) that is usually red and itchy. Anyone can get ...
Often, there are several patches of ringworm on the skin at once. The medical name for ringworm is tinea. ... Ringworm is a skin infection due to a fungus. ... Ringworm, tinea capitis - close-up. *. Ringworm - tinea on the ... Ringworm is a skin infection due to a fungus. Often, there are several patches of ringworm on the skin at once. The medical ... Ringworm can spread from one person to another. You can catch ringworm if you touch someone who has the infection, or if you ...
Ringworm can cause the skin to itch and form red - like swelling and crusting. Some types of ringworm produce ring like spots. ... it can be difficult to find out where the ringworm condition has stemmed from. The fungi that causes ringworm thrives on heat ... Ringworm is caused by dermatophytes, which are a bad kind of yeast (remember that there are different kinds of molds, yeast and ... Ringworm How long is a ringworm. ?. A ringworm is a condition that is caused by a fungus and not a worm. How long the ringworm ...
Ringworm, contrary to its name, is caused by a form of fungus called a dermatophyte, which describes its affinity for the skin ... I have had ringworm of the body. When we were young, both my brother and I had ringworm on more than one occasion. I was taken ... Ringworm of the scalp is found in humans and animals, while ringworm of the body is found in humans, animals, and the soil. ... jasonm - who had scalp ringworm as a child. *tres equis - who has had recurring ringworm of the foot and one instance of the ...
Tinea are skin diseases caused by fungus like ringworm or jock itch. Some are treated with over the counter items and others ... Ringworm, Scalp (Tinea Capitis) (Logical Images) * Tinea Infections (Ringworm, Athletes Foot, Jock Itch) (American Academy of ... Fungal Diseases: Ringworm (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) * Fungus Infections: Tinea (American Osteopathic College ... Fungal Diseases: Ringworm Risk & Prevention (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) * Fungus Infections: Preventing ...
... and ringworm are all types of fungal skin infections known collectively as tinea. Most are easily preventable and treatable. ... If you suspect that your child has ringworm, call your doctor.. Treating Ringworm. Ringworm is fairly easy to diagnose and ... Ringworm. Ringworm isnt a worm, but a fungal infection of the scalp or skin that got its name from the ring or series of rings ... Symptoms of Ringworm. Ringworm of the scalp may start as a small sore that resembles a pimple before becoming patchy, flaky, or ...
Typically, ring formation on the skin characterizes ringworm. Eczema does not involve ring formation. Itchiness is a symptom of ... Ringworm is a fungal infection, and eczema is a skin condition. ... What is ringworm? How do you get rid of ringworm? View ringworm ... A fungus causes ringworm. Ringworm can be transmitted from person to person. Animals may also spread ringworm. Ringworm causes ... Ringworm and eczema both cause itchiness. Ringworm is a common fungal infection of the skin (ringworm is also termed tinea or ...
The good news is that ringworm is easy to treat. ... Ringworm isnt a worm at all - its the name for a type of ... Ringworm Prevention. You can do your part to avoid ringworm. Be sure to:. *Take a shower or bath every day (especially after ... What Is Ringworm?. It sounds like the name of a creep-crawly bug. But ringworm isnt an animal - its a contagious infection on ... How Do People Get Ringworm?. Ringworm is contagious, which means it can easily spread from person to person. It can spread when ...
Ringworm definition is - any of several contagious fungal diseases of the skin, hair, or nails of humans and domestic animals ... Examples of ringworm in a Sentence. Recent Examples on the Web. The best way to diagnose ringworm infection in an animal is by ... Comments on ringworm. What made you want to look up ringworm? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, ... Post the Definition of ringworm to Facebook Share the Definition of ringworm on Twitter ...
Erythema Nodosum and Pustular Ringworm. Br Med J 1963; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.5353.385-b (Published 10 August ...
Fungal (Ringworm) Infection. Ringworm is a term commonly used for fungal infections of the skin and hair. These infections may ... Ringworm infections are not always circular as suggested by the name. Lesions can assume almost any pattern of hair loss and ... Some animals will be infected with ringworm but not show any changes in the hair or skin. These are "carrier" animals which ... It is important to remember that ringworm can be transferred from animal to man (and vice-versa). Many times red circular itchy ...
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Ringworm is itchy, scaly, and contagious. Luckily, its also treatable. Find out what meds work to kill the fungus, and what ... National Health Service (U.K.): "Ringworm and Other Fungal Infections - Treatment.". Summit Medical Group Foundation: "Ringworm ... Common Prescriptions for Ringworm. Griseofulvin (Grifulvin V, Gris-PEG), Terbinafine, and Itraconazole are the oral medicines ... The treatment you need for ringworm depends on where the infection is on your body and how severe it is. In many cases, your ...
Diagnosis and management of scalp ringworm. BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7394.849/a (Published 19 April ...
... which is one type of fungus that causes ringworm. Unfortunately, there are many other... ... The scientific name for ringworm, a fungal infection of the top layer of dead skin cells, is tinea. It is caused by a group of ... Unfortunately, there are many other types of fungus that can also cause ringworm on various parts of the body. ... Some websites recommend using Lysol to clean surfaces that may harbor the fungi that cause ringworm and their spores. ...
Definition of ringworm of scalp. Provided by Stedmans medical dictionary and Drugs.com. Includes medical terms and definitions ...
My five year-old son has had ringworm for the last nine weeks and despite having used the creams as directed by our G.P. the ... My sons ringworm wont go away. My five year-old son has had ringworm for the last nine weeks and despite having used the ... Ringworm is a fungal infection and a cream containing clotrimazole (an anti-fungal agent) should be able to get rid of it ... My five year-old son has had ringworm for the last nine weeks and despite having used the creams as directed by our G.P. the ...
Ringworm is a contagious skin infection causing a small, itchy, ring-shaped rash. Its not a worm. We break down what causes it ... In ringworm of the body, the fungus infects the skin.. Ringworm of the body is also called tinea corporisafter the specific ... Symptoms of ringworm of the body. Symptoms of ringworm of the body usually start about 4 to 10 days after contact with the ... How is ringworm diagnosed?. If your doctor suspects that you may have ringworm, theyll examine your skin and may do some tests ...
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Here are the natural treatments and remedies for ringworm. However, before undergoing any treatment, natural or otherwise, its ... Here are the natural treatments and remedies for ringworm. However, before undergoing any treatment, natural or otherwise, its ... 3 Natural Home Remedies for Ringworm. Treating ringworm is achievable in the comfort of your own home using common home ... Garlic - It contains ajoene, which is a natural compound powerful against ringworm. In one study, a gel containing ajoene was ...
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  • One of the most important services Naperville Animal Hospital provides is annual medical examinations, which include diagnostic testing for diseases, infections, and more, and a yearly round of booster shots and vaccinations against common parasitic diseases such as heartworm, ringworm, hookworm, and whipworm. (visualcv.com)
  • If your cat shows signs of ringworm, or you have suspicious lesions on your own skin, get your cat checked by a veterinarian. (wikihow.com)
  • What Are Symptoms and Signs of Ringworm on the Body? (emedicinehealth.com)
  • The telltale signs of ringworm are frequent scratching of the scalp, flakes that resemble dandruff, small scaly patches scattered over the scalp. (dailycomet.com)
  • In most cases, signs of ringworm are fairly straightforward. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Many of the dogs and cats could have ringworm or heart worm, which will need to be cured before they can be adopted. (merriam-webster.com)
  • Contrary the name, ringworm is not actually a worm. (livestrong.com)
  • No. Ringworm is not caused by a worm. (webmd.com)
  • Ringworm in the pig is one of the most confusing conditions that producers face in that it is not caused by a worm - and usually in the UK does not produce rings on the skin. (fwi.co.uk)
  • Ringworm got its name because it produces a red raised round lesion which looks similar to a worm. (empowher.com)
  • Despite its name, ringworm isn't actually caused by a worm or any type of living parasite. (healthline.com)
  • Ringworm is not actually caused by a worm. (artvoice.com)
  • Despite its name, ringworm is not caused by a worm. (onhealth.com)
  • Actually, ringworm is not a worm at all. (stlouischildrens.org)
  • Ringworm is a fungus, not a worm, but it may look as if a worm is under the skin. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Despite the name, ringworm isn't a type of worm at all but a fungus that can affect the hair, nails, and skin. (petcarerx.com)
  • If you suspect that your child has ringworm, call your doctor. (kidshealth.org)
  • If you suspect a child has ringworm of the scalp, the school nurse should be notified immediately. (dailycomet.com)
  • If your child has ringworm and is in a contact sport such as wrestling, he should not participate until evaluated by a doctor. (stlouischildrens.org)
  • If your child has ringworm, he or she may have acquired it from your pet or from another child at school. (ctvsh.com)
  • In humans , ringworm of the foot is fairly common and many over-the-counter fungal agents are available. (everything2.com)
  • Ringworm of the scalp is found in humans and animals , while ringworm of the body is found in humans, animals, and the soil. (everything2.com)
  • Since we only ever got ringworm of any sort while living in that one location, I suspect it was through a transfer from soil rather than from animals or other infected humans. (everything2.com)
  • Humans can acquire ringworm from animals (for example, from dogs). (medicinenet.com)
  • Ringworm can also be caught from other humans, both by direct contact and by prolonged contact with flakes of shed skin (from sharing clothes or from house dust , for instance). (drgreene.com)
  • Animals can also transmit a form of ringworm to humans, most commonly spread by kittens and puppies, but cows, sheep, pigs and horses can transmit it as well. (stlouischildrens.org)
  • Petri dish culture of Tricophyton mentagrophytes (variety granulare), one of many species of fungus causing ringworm in animals & humans. (sciencephoto.com)
  • In addition, ringworm-infected animals are sometimes dipped in diluted solutions of sulphur and ringworm can then be controlled and prevented from infecting humans. (quickcare.org)
  • Ringworms are a common condition in humans but pet owners everywhere dread having to deal with ringworms in their cats. (petcarerx.com)
  • Griseofulvin is an anti-fungal medication, which stops the ringworm from growing rather than killing it. (wikihow.com)
  • Fluconazole is another anti-fungal that is effective for ringworm and is safer in cats than Terbinafine. (medhelp.org)
  • Since the ringworm is so severe, topical ointment medication, bathing with an anti-fungal shampoo 2 X per week and the oral Fluconazole may be necessary. (medhelp.org)
  • If you suspect your pet has ringworm, make sure it is seen by a veterinarian. (cdc.gov)
  • Your veterinarian will perform a fungal culture of plucked hairs or skin scales, a microscopic examination of a sample of hair, or possibly a skin biopsy if he or she suspects ringworm. (petmd.com)
  • Take your cat and/or dog to the veterinarian to determine if your pet has ringworm as well. (modernmom.com)
  • If you're a pet owner looking for a ringworm solution for your own feline friend, consult a veterinarian about which cat ringworm medication is right for you. (medi-vet.com)
  • Make sure your dog isn't exposed to other pets with ringworm, and contact your veterinarian immediately if you suspect your dog has a lesion. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • Ringworm on the scalp begins with a pimple that becomes abnormally large and leaves scaly patches that cause temporary baldness. (surebaby.com)
  • It is commonly believed that ringworm of the body is spread through contact with infected cats. (everything2.com)
  • Ringworm of the scalp commonly affects children in late childhood or adolescence. (webmd.com)
  • One can also acquire ringworm from the soil or through exposure to animals (commonly the household pet). (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Dogs and cats, especially kittens or puppies, can have ringworm that can be passed to people. (cdc.gov)
  • Pets such as cats and dogs can also get ringworm and can be a source of contagion as well. (everything2.com)
  • There is a vaccine currently marketed for ringworm for cats, but studies have shown that it does not help to prevent it, but does help to reduce symptoms. (everything2.com)
  • Ringworm is an infectious skin condition that can affect cats and may be passed on to people. (wikihow.com)
  • In general, dogs and cats suffering from ringworm have one or more areas of patchy hair loss often containing red, raised bumps. (empowher.com)
  • How is ringworm in cats spread? (bestfriends.org)
  • Fortunately, most healthy adult cats have some natural resistance to ringworm. (bestfriends.org)
  • Other felines who are more at risk of contracting ringworm include those with a suppressed immune system from diseases or overuse of steroids, senior or free-roaming cats, and cats who are under stress, malnourished or ill. (bestfriends.org)
  • Some veterinary dermatologists recommend that all long-haired cats be shaved when treating ringworm. (bestfriends.org)
  • Our over-the-counter ringworm medication for cats is comprised of top brands chosen and recommended by countless veterinarians. (medi-vet.com)
  • Cats who are brought up indoors can get ringworms from their owners or from other infected surfaces. (petcarerx.com)
  • Clean Household Surfaces Indoor cats can acquire ringworm from infected surfaces in the house. (petcarerx.com)
  • If the ringworm of the body is widespread, severe, or does not respond to the above medications, your doctor may prescribe a stronger topical medication or a fungicidal that you take by mouth. (healthline.com)
  • A ringworm cure for dogs can involve topical antifungals, shampoos and dips. (vetinfo.com)
  • While ringworm will heal on its own in about 2 to 4 months, you can ease your dog's discomfort by using the topical methods discussed. (vetinfo.com)
  • Some of the topical solutions that are effective against ringworm include lime-sulfur (calcium polysulfide or sulfur sulfide), chlorhexidine + miconazole, chlorhexidine + ketoconazole and enilconazole. (petwave.com)
  • Ringworm is fairly easy to diagnose and treat. (kidshealth.org)
  • What tests do doctors use to diagnose ringworm and eczema? (medicinenet.com)
  • Your doctor will diagnose ringworm primarily based on the appearance of the skin. (empowher.com)
  • Some veterinarians will use a black light to identify which parts of the body are potentially harboring ringworm organisms (some types fluoresce), but examination by black light alone cannot definitively diagnose or rule out ringworm. (petmd.com)
  • It is important to have a physician diagnose this condition to treat it properly, as ringworm on the body can resemble other skin conditions such as eczema or psoriasis . (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Wearing flip flops in pool or locker room showers, regularly washing sports clothing, showering after contact sports and washing hands often, especially after touching animals, can help prevent the spread of ringworm, states Kids Health. (reference.com)
  • It wasn't until 1841 that anyone realized fungus could be responsible for ringworm. (onhealth.com)
  • What are the possible complications of ringworm in a child? (ahealthyme.com)
  • There is often an increase in cases of ringworm of the scalp this time of the year when children return to school after summer vacation. (dailycomet.com)
  • Bad cases of ringworm of the scalp can also develop into a kerion. (ahealthyme.com)
  • Ringworm in dogs causes skin symptoms. (vetinfo.com)
  • Dogs and guinea pigs can also transmit ringworm, as can farm animals such as cows, goats, pigs and horses. (reference.com)
  • How Do Dogs Get Ringworm? (petmd.com)
  • There are a few ways that dogs can get ringworm. (petmd.com)
  • Some species of ringworm live in the soil, and dogs can become sick after contacting dirt that is home these organisms. (petmd.com)
  • Puppies that are most at risk of catching ringworm are those that come into contact with other infected animals, such as other dogs at dog parks. (dailypuppy.com)
  • Dogs of any age and health can and do get ringworm. (dailypuppy.com)
  • What is ringworm and what causes it in dogs? (ctvsh.com)
  • How is ringworm in dogs treated? (ctvsh.com)
  • Ringworm has no favorites and likes all types of dogs, especially young dogs, those that are sick and have a suppressed immune system, as well as those living in high-stress situations, such as crowded and/or dirty kennels. (pethealthnetwork.com)
  • It is not known if Keith Alan Raniere, said to be the world's smartest man, has created a mathematical formula to cure ringworm on his person. (artvoice.com)
  • Nevertheless, he points out, "Feline ringworm is not something that you want to take lightly. (cornell.edu)