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Ringworm is usually a mild fungal infection of the skin. The typical ringworm rash on the body looks like a red circular lesion with a scaly border and these areas may be itchy. An over-the-counter antifungal cream or ointment is the usual treatment for ringworm.

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Last Updated
5/11/2013
Source
A Minute for Kids
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