The symptoms of ringworm include red, scaly, oozing or blistering patches and sharp-edged patches, according to MedlinePlus. It may also cause bald patches and discolored nails in case it affects the hair and nails. More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Possible ringworm infection symptoms include red patches resembling a ring with well-defined edges, itching, blistering and oozing, according to MedlinePlus. Ringworm affecting the scalp often causes bald patches. If rin... More » Health Pain & Symptoms

The symptoms of ringworm in cats include ring-like skin lesions on the cat's body, as well as dry and flaky patches of skin. The ring lesions usually appear on the head, ears and limbs of the cat. Flaky skin and bald red... More » Pets & Animals Pets Veterinary Health

The main symptom of ringworm fungus, also known as tinnea, is an itchy red rash with sharply defined edges, MedlinePlus says. These rashes often have patches with normal skin tone in the center, which makes them look lik... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

MedlinePlus recommends using over-the-counter antifungal creams containing miconazole or clotrimazole along with good personal hygiene and frequent changing of sheets and towels to cure ringworm. In some cases, prescript... More » Health Conditions & Diseases Skin Conditions

Symptoms of scalp fungus include patches of scaly skin around or above the scalp, brittle or fragile hair, tender or painful scalp, and gray or reddened scaly areas, according to Mayo Clinic. Patches may have small black... More »

The symptoms of psoriasis include red patches of skin covered in silvery scales and dry skin that may crack and bleed, according to Mayo Clinic. Its treatment usually includes the use of topical creams, such as corticost... More »