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PHOTOS OF FUNGUS ON BIG TOE

A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience in Podiatry
A few: 1) oral antifungal agents 2) topical antifungal agents 3) laser 4) any combo of the above 5) folk remedies like Vicks vapor rub, garlic.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ivy Fisher
43 years experience in Pediatrics
Fungal nail: Yes, you can apply Lamisil 2-3 x/d directly to the nail. It can take quite a few months for the new nail to grow in and fungal infection to heal. Ther ... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
13 years experience in Podiatry
Biopsy: It could mean many things. If it concerns you, ask your podiatrist or dermatologist for a biopsy as that's the best way to tell.
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A 67-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Patel
31 years experience in Podiatry
Red dots : near toes could be an extension of fungus onto the skin from your toenail. Get some help and see a podiatrist or skin doctor for more clarification an ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jimmy Lee
Dr. Jimmy Lee answered
Specializes in Podiatry
Fungal Infection: Toenails infected with fungus tend to exhibit abnormal growth appearance, such as increased thickness and ingrown toenails. I would see your podiatris ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
30 years experience in Podiatry
Pressure on nail bed: Fungus of toenail can cause nail to become thick and hard, often with a significant amount of debri underneath nail. This can cause pressure on nail b ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Dr. Alvin Lin answered
29 years experience in Geriatrics
Go see podiatrist: Your podiatrist (and/or family doc) can evaluate, diagnose & offer you appropriate treatment.
A female asked:
Dr. Howard Fox
41 years experience in Podiatry
Not : Not all discolored or thick or "smelly" toenails are fungal. The only way to tell for sure is by taking a culture. I have written a health guide abo ... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tara Passow
39 years experience in Dermatology
Usually a pill: Toenails are hard to clear up. An oral anti-fungal pill is usually the most effective. There are also paint-on products like penlac (ciclopirox). Some ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
Does not: aound like a fungus but see a dermatologist when you can

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