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Black toenail fungus is called onychomycosis. The black coloring of the fungus is caused by debris that builds up underneath the nail. This type of nail fungus is typically caused by dermatophyte fungus, although other c... More »

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Some home remedies that are used to treat toenail fungus include Vicks VapoRub, Listerine, a mixture of vinegar and water or Listerine and vinegar, oil of oregano, tea tree oil, and snakeroot extract. It is believed that... More »

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There is no scientific evidence that proves apple cider vinegar can help to cure fungal infections of the feet, says About.com. The most effective treatments for toenail fungus are oral terbinafine and itraconazole, acco... More »

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Nail fungus, also called onychomycosis, is an infection of toenails or fingernails by fungus, yeast or mold. Symptoms of nail fungus include yellow or white spots at the edge of the nail. More »

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All fungal nail infections are known by the name onychomycosis. Fungal infections are less common on the fingernails than on the toenails, where they are sometimes accompanied by athlete's foot, a fungal infection caused... More »

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Black toenails are often caused by a fungal infection called onychomycosis. Fungal nail infections are treated with oral antifungal drugs and medicated nail polishes or creams, according to Mayo Clinic. In some cases, th... More »

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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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