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what would cause thick toenails in a toddler is there anything to do to get rid of it

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Fungal infection: It is a sign of fungal infection and it is also happening in gut. Use epsom salt soak daily for 3 months. Locally apply antifungal cream daily. Orally ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Could be fungus: Pressure, bacteria, trauma as some reasons.
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
Yes: Have the nails thinned by cutting and grinding and then apply topical antifungal.
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Fungal infection: Toenail fungus is an infection of the bed and plate underlying the surface of the nail. You should treat toenail fungus as soon as it appears. Yellow ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
If it is only a: Callous that is usually seen when the nails are growing into the skin. The question is callous the right diagnosis. Sometimes, one sees warts around a ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience Podiatry
See a podiatrist: This sounds like an issue beyond self-help measures such as "bathroom surgery'. The thickened skin may be callusing over a bone spur, which might nee ... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Blake
44 years experience Podiatry
Outside Leg Pain: Pain in the outside of your leg between the knee and ankle can be the peroneal muscles (strained), the peroneal nerve (neuritis or radiculopathy), the ... Read More
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A 45-year-old male asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Athlete's foot: Most cases of can be cured with over-the-counter antifungal products and basic good hygiene. Wash and dry your feet every morning and evening, change ... Read More
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Take toddler: To the foot doc.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ettinger
48 years experience Podiatry
You must: Treat the fungus infection. After the infection is gone use a urea based skin cream.
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