Ask an expert
Question

04 Aug 2010

scalp ringworms
EK HET DIE VRAAG GESIEN:
My son is ten and he has being having the scalp ringworms for months now, I have tried all the cream but they are not going away. Pls help
MY VRAAG IS, WAT IS scalp ringworms ?
DANKIE
Answer 1,757 views
Expert
Pharmacist
pharmacist

01 Jan 0001

Hi Riki

Dis presies dit - Omlope op die kopvel, oftewel Tinea Capitis. Dit veroorsaak haarlose "sirkels" op die kopvel, maar reageer goed op 'n anti-swam medisyne.
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.
Voting Booth
Have you entered our Health of the Nation survey?
Please select an option Oops! Something went wrong, please try again later.
Results
Yes
33% - 9320 votes
No
67% - 18609 votes
Vote