... weeks but does it clear up first? how long does it take. At least my iching stoped. Ringworm of the scalp'
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Ringworm of the scalp (tinea capitis) is contagious. Once the infection has completely gone you will stop being contagious - treatment usually needs to be taken for 4 to 8 weeks.
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