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vicks vapor rub for fungal infections

A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Not safe: E cigarettes will still act as irritants to your airways.

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A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Fungal: Since the groin is often the site of friction and moisture, yeast infections there are rather common. In addition to applying antiyeast cream, avoid t ... Read More
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Frank Kuitems
39 years experience Internal Medicine
Yes: yes often there no symptoms
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Zabawski
26 years experience Dermatology
Not usually: The usual cause is friction or skin yeast, not fungus. The creams used are commonly labeled "antifungal" because they treat both fungus and yeast. It ... Read More
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A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Yes, allergic: Reaction to cream or more aggressive form of disease. Why did you get a fungus infection the first place? Possible diabetes? Are you sure it is a f ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Dermatology: Without a photo this is impssible to diagnose; howver this sounds like it might be tinea corporis ( ringworm) - not really a worm- but a raised, circu ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
56 years experience Infectious Disease
Possible: Yeast like fungi can be spread rapidly from person to person.
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Charles Lockhart
9 years experience Dentistry
Hard to tell: Need more info. Are you a mouth breather? Any allergies? Suggest a dental visit to pursue the answer.
A 31-year-old male asked:
Dr. Harold Mandel
40 years experience General Practice
Check for Infection: You certainly may have some type of infection. I suggest you go to a clinic or an office of a practitioner near you for an exam and standard lab tests ... Read More
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
29 years experience Dermatology
First I would need: to see it and second i would need to scrape it and see if there is fungus in the scale

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