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    Understanding Ringworm -- Symptoms

    What Are the Symptoms of Ringworm?

    Ringworm of the scalp:

    Picture of Ringworm of the Body (Tinea Corporis) Ringworm of the body:

    • Red-ringed patch of small blisters or scaly skin
    • Severe itching is sometimes present

    Call your doctor if you have a red-ringed skin rash, severe itching of the skin or scalp, a scaly rash, or hair loss.

    WebMD Medical Reference

    Reviewed by Melinda Ratini, DO, MS on April 14, 2015

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