Posted by: Sarah | 2004/02/04

Problem with "omloop"

Dear CyberDoc,

I have a big problem with a "omloop" - I don't know the English term for it. I have had this problem since November 2002. I don't know where I picked up the "omloop" because at that stage I didn't have a pet. I have been on several courses of Microcidal and have used about six different types of creams.

Every time after a two week course of Microcidal, the "omlope" are gone, but about a month later they are back again. I got a Jack Russell puppy in August 2003, but I don't let her lick me. She is also "clean" - she is dewormed every five months. I don't know what to do anymore!! Please can you give me some advice??

Kind regards,


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Sarah, ringworm is usually very easy to treat, so it sounds like it might be something other than ringworm (eg. numular eczema). The best would be to see a dermatologist and have it sorted out. Good luck.

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