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my son got ring worm on his head..and it is healing..he is talking med. for it.has this happend to you?

it is going away but there is no hair there in the spot it was.have you ever seen this and did the hair grow back completely?

 
Anonymous

Asked by Anonymous at 1:18 AM on Dec. 14, 2010 in Kids' Health

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  • Ringworm actually isn't a worm, but an infection that gets into the skin. I actually contracted it this summer after going to a fair, because someone who had it decided to spread it around.

    I do remember a boy when I was growing up, he was about 10 and had several spots in the top of his head from having to deal with it. Far as I can recall, his hair grew back just fine.
    Selena

    Answer by Selena at 1:23 AM on Dec. 14, 2010

  • My middle one had that on his head when he was 3. He is 12 now and when his hair is buzzed or cut very short you can see his 'bald spot' from it.
    MizLee

    Answer by MizLee at 9:14 AM on Dec. 15, 2010

  • I think their hair grows back fine, may just take awhile.
    sstepph

    Answer by sstepph at 8:57 AM on Dec. 14, 2010

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