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Tinea capitis is a fungal infection of the scalp. It is commonly known as ringworm of the scalp. The fungi that cause tinea capitis thrive in warm, humid environments. Factors that may contribute to tinea capitis, therefore, include hot, humid climates, and excessive sweating. Tinea capititis can affect people of all age groups, but more common in children below 10 yrs of age.

The symptoms are itching of the scalp, bald patches, and sometimes areas with swelling, sores, or irritated scalp. The disease is contagious and spreads easily by direct contact with affected person. Exposure to pets with the infection, daycare centers, poor hygiene, sharing combs, brushes, or hats, diabetes and immunosuppression increases the risk for tinea capititis.

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Rungia repens

For fungal infections, in the treatment of cough and fever, as anthelmintic (plant); to scalp to cure tinea capitis, a scaly fungoid infection, usually occurring amongst children (fresh bruised leaves)

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