The severity of foot fungus is dependant on the pain experienced by the patient and how deep the infection has progressed, according to Mayo Clinic. Two main types of foot fungus are Athlete's foot and nail fungus. More »

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Ringworm and yeast are two common fungi that infect the skin, according to WebMD and Dr. Heather Brannon for About.com. Both of these fungi occur on multiple body surfaces, including the stomach. More »

The different types of skin fungus include ringworm, yeast infections, athlete's foot and jock itch. These conditions occur when a person inhales fungi or when fungi lands on a person's skin, as stated by the National In... More »

A fungal foot infection, commonly known as athlete's foot, can be treated with an over-the-counter antifungal powder, spray or cream if the infection is a mild one, according to Mayo Clinic. Appropriate nonprescription d... More »

Depending on the severity of the infection, there are different treatment options, including topical medications, oral antifungal medicines and surgery. Topical medications may be useful when the infection affects less t... More »

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There are at least four types of fungus responsible for the infection known as athlete's foot, but the most common is the organism, trichophyton rubrum. These infections thrive in warm, moist areas and feed on dead skin,... More »

Ways to remove foot calluses include taking medications to reduce infection or remove calluses, cutting away the thickened skin with a scalpel, and wearing custom-made shoe inserts, according to Mayo Clinic. In certain c... More »

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