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cracked skin under toes

A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
70 years experience Dermatology
Cracked open skin: Nice to know how long this has been going on. It could be a fungal infection (athlete's foot, for example), or as a result of a new pair of shoes. Try ... Read More

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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
42 years experience Podiatry
Athletes foot: Very likely an athlete's foot infection. Try an OTC cream like Lamisil (terbinafine) for 2 weeks
A female asked:
Dr. Darren Leavitt
7 years experience Podiatry
Athletes foot: Athletes feet starts as dry skin and and lead to cracking and some skin changes that you are complaining about. It is caused by fungus, called tinea p ... Read More
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A 14-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience Family Medicine
?fungus: Fungal skin infections are common in this area, and can be easily treated. Get the site looked at and get properly diagnosed and treated. Good luck.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Mak Yousefpour
17 years experience Podiatry
Fungal issue: Usually the cracking underneath the toes are due to fungus. Fungal creams will help. If there is not fungus then try to leave it alone as much as poss ... Read More
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A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michael Fisher
31 years experience Dermatology
Skin Fissures: Most skin softeners are inadequate when treating stubborn heel callus and heel fissures. A urea based cream or sal acid based cream is necessary to so ... Read More
A 48-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brent Nixon
43 years experience Podiatry
Hydrate & Protect: After bath, apply Vixvapo Rub to toe and cover You can use bandaids, lamb's wool, or tube fome.
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience Internal Medicine
Cracked skin: Make sure to be you change work shoes daily if there is any tendency fir foot or shoe moisture to develop. Of course the same applies to Sox. Apply mo ... Read More
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Kratzberg
23 years experience Pediatrics
Fungal infection?: When dry skin does not respond to creams, especially in the feet, it might be a sign that it is a fungal infection. Try a spray which contains antifun ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Pamela Hoffman
39 years experience Integrative Medicine
Athletes foot: Dry between your toes well after you bathe. Buy an OTC spray to control the fungus. Use absorbent- not all cotton socks to wick away perspiration. ... Read More

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