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A 58-year-old male asked:
Dr. Frederick Friedman
35 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Treat and Evaluate: Most fungal infections of the skin respond to 10 days of treatment with over-the-counter anti-fungal creams. The question is why do you have that type ... Read More
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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Avdalovic
24 years experience in Pulmonary Critical Care
An organism: Fungus is a type of organism that usually grows in moist environments. Rarely it can cause disease especially in people with depressed immune systems. ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
60 years experience in Internal Medicine
Dermatologist: I recommend that you be evaluated by a dermatologist who will diagnose and treat this type of infection best.
A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Infection: Consisting of a florid overgrowth due to exposure to fungal spores. Easily treated.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Tobin
37 years experience in Podiatry
?: Never heard of "black fungus" have your foot looked at by a podiatrist, black coloration could be bad.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
All over my body: You would feel it and you would see it.
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Richard Bensinger
51 years experience in Ophthalmology
Not a problem: You probably had an older roll which was growing mold. Most molds of this type taste bad so we limit the intake, but will do no harm to your body. Y ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ahmad Ibrahim
18 years experience in Urgent Care
See your doctor: More information is needed. Such as where, how and how long. Please see your doctor to diagnose and properly prescribe a treatment appropriate for thi ... Read More
A 76-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience in Infectious Disease
Your doctor: It depends what type of aspergillus infection is being treated here; invasive? Chronic cavitary? It comes down to stabilizing/normalizing your inflamm ... Read More
A 52-year-old female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Don't worry: Be happy. There are lots of easy treatments for a skin fungus. See a dermatologist!
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