Tinea corporis

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What is tinea corporis?

Tinea corporis is a fungal infection, commonly known as ringworm. It is characterized as red, raised spots, and pimples; and then slowly it forms into a red raised ring-shaped border with a clear center.

Common symptoms reported by people with tinea corporis

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Treatments taken by people for tinea corporis

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Compare treatments taken by people with tinea corporis

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Who has tinea corporis on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 10 say tinea corporis is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 4
30s 7
40s 5
50s 6
60s 0
70+ 0

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 10
Female 12

These charts show data from tinea corporis patients who have completed their condition history
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