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The fungus that commonly grows under toenails is called onychomycosis and tinea unguium, according to Mayo Clinic. The fungus appears as white or yellow spots under fingernails or toenails. More »

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Images of toenail problems are available for viewing at Dermnet.com and Skinsight.com. Each website displays a gallery of both common and rare medical conditions affecting the toenail, such as toenail fungus, clubbing, i... More »

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Treatment for toenail fungal infection can be through oral and topical medications, according to Mayo Clinic. For severe cases, surgical procedure or laser therapy may be needed. More »

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Doctors recommend topical creams, nail lacquers and gels and oral antifungal drugs to treat nail fungus, including fungus affecting the toenails, according to WebMD. Oral antifungal drugs, including the drug terbinfine, ... More »

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The Mayo Clinic states that over-the-counter antifungal nail ointments and creams, Vicks VapoRub, and trimming and thinning the nails are home remedies for toenail fungus. Oral antifungal drugs, medicated nail polish and... More »

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There are natural remedies for the treatment of toenail fungus that have proven successful in some patients, such as the application of snakeroot extract on the infected toenails, states Mayo Clinic. Tea tree oil is also... More »

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Home remedies for toe fungus include trimming and thinning the toenails before applying an anti-fungal cream or ointment, Mayo Clinic suggests. Nails can be softened beforehand through soaking in urea cream overnight. Tr... More »

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