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is toenail fungus a symptom of pregnancy

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Several ways: Ranging from debridement, topical medication, oral medication, laser or removal of nail. Consult with podiatrist.
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
22 years experience in Podiatry
Changes in the nail: Fungus is everywhere and if there is any change to the nail plates attachment to the underlying surface and/or the texture of the nail plate changes ( ... Read More
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A 78-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sudeshan Govender
Specializes in Family Medicine
Onychomycosis: Treatment includes pulse therapy of An oral anti fungal eg sporonox for 3months , with nail lacquer eg trosyd or clearnail .
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Oral meds: Topical meds, lasers. Oral gives best treatment.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Brian Nguyen
10 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
RARELY.: A woman can get a yeast infection from any number of things, she just happens to be slightly at a higher risk of getting one when pregnant. A sign of ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Well..: It is not a symptom of pregnancy but yeast infections can occur more frequently with pregnancy.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
See below: thickening of the nail, color changes, brittleness
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Weinberg
27 years experience in Dermatology
No: No-need prescription medication.
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience in Podiatry
Many treeatments: There are many over the counter preparations, there are oral prescription medications, laser treatment.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
NO: The smell of ammonia and a yeast infection does not correlate with a sign of being pregnant.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Sparacino
36 years experience in Family Medicine
See below: Spotting occurs in up to 30% of pregnancies.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colin McCannel
29 years experience in Retinal Surgery
No: Swollen eye is not a known symptom of pregnancy. However, with periods or pregnancy some women have water retention and can get puffy eyelids.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Voron
50 years experience in Dermatology
See below: Yes. Skin scrapings can be treated with potassium hydroxide and examined under the microscope. In addition, skin scrapings can be implanted on sabou ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
28 years experience in Fertility Medicine
Either or none: It could go with either one, but it doesn't reliably predict anything.
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brandon Macy
40 years experience in Podiatry
As long as there is : No infection or drainage, a nail can be polished.
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Not usually: Symptoms usually don’t begin until the day your period is missed or after that. They can include: tender or swollen breasts, nausea or vomiting, lack ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yeast infection: is not a pregnancy indicator but it is not uncommon to develop a yeast infection early in pregnancy. Take a home pregnancy test to determine if pregna ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Bowers
32 years experience in Internal Medicine
Not usually: Not usually a sign of early pregnancy, some women develop them in the late first or early second trimester, possibly related to changes in the mother' ... Read More
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A 61-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Sadow
16 years experience in Pathology
Oral fungus: Fungus can live in warm dark places. Your mouth is one of them, and this is often normal. Sometimes, for various reasons, you can get a fungal infe ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Axel Martinez-Irizarry
16 years experience in Family Medicine
Maybe: Eczema is the most common dermatoses in pregnancy, accounting for between a third and a half of all cases. Only 20-40% of patients are estimated to ha ... Read More
A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience in Podiatry
A few: To cure a nail fungus, see a podiatrist to discuss your medical and surgical options. Home remedies include: vick's vaporub listerine mouthwash ... Read More
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracy Lovell
20 years experience in Rheumatology
Not typical: You could have an infection or could be something you ate like asparagus. See your doctor to confirm whether you are pregnant or not.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Really no: Tinea capitis is very familiar. Although selenium sulfide dandruff shampoos can slow it down, it's best treated by systemic anti-fungal medicines tha ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
Yes: See foot doc this is done under local anesthesia.

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