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Foot fungus is a fungal infection caused by a microscopic fungus that dwells on the dead tissue of toenails and outer skin layers. It usually occurs between the toes. Foot fungus causes itchiness, redness, a burning sens... More »

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Foot fungus treatments include antifungal creams, powders or pills, depending on whether the fungus infects just the skin of the foot or is also infecting the toenails, says Cleveland Clinic. When the infection is only i... More »

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Most athlete's foot occurs when someone comes into contact with fungi that create the infection, states WebMD. A variety of fungi grow on top of human skin, including the athlete foot fungi. It spreads when someone comes... More »

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Foot fungus treatments include antifungal creams, powders or pills, depending on whether the fungus infects just the skin of the foot or is also infecting the toenails, says Cleveland Clinic. When the infection is only i... More »

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Foot fungus is a condition that can take many forms including athlete's foot and toenail fungus, all of which are caused by microscopic fungi organisms that make their way into or onto the foot, according to WebMD. Most ... More »

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A granuloma is a patch of inflamed tissue that has various causes, depending on its location in the body, but is most often caused by a fungal infection, according to the Mayo Clinic. Some common types of granuloma inclu... More »

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According to WebMD, ringworm of the foot, also referred to as athlete's foot, is a fungal infection that causes itching, burning, peeling and cracking of the feet. The fungus grows in warm environments such as shoes and ... More »

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