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My child has rashes on this body, not sure what it is, is it

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My child has rashes on this body, not sure what it is, is it serious? Should I take to doctor? What would cure this?
Submitted: 11 months ago.
Category: Paediatrics
Customer: replied 11 months ago.
These rashes are just on his chest.
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 11 months ago.

Hi, thanks, ***** ***** your query, will be replying in few seconds please. Dr. Yogindra

Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 11 months ago.

Look like ringworm fungus infection (red border at places) so try clotrimazole cream 3-4 times daily and see. No need to rush to dr if no pain, severe itch or discharging lesion.

Good luck.

Customer: replied 11 months ago.
What causes this?
Expert:  Dr. Y. Vasavada replied 11 months ago.

A fungus called tenia.