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Ever notice a circular spot of scaliness or a hairless patch on the skin of your dog or cat? Animals are exposed to ringworm from shared bedding, contaminated grooming supplies or from ...
Encylopedia entry for Tinea Capitis.
Tinea Capitis(Ringworm of the Scalp; Fungal Infection of the Scalp)
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Tinea capitis is an infection of the scalp. It is caused by a type of fungus called a dermatophyte. It occurs most often in children. It is very rare in adults.
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