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A 39-year-old female asked:

I am using tea tree oil to treat fungal infection on toe nails and heels of feet. how long do i need to leave it on and how many times to reapply?

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Dr. Arnold Malerman
Orthodontics 54 years experience
See specialist: Before self-medicating with an unproved otc, seeking consultation with a dermatologist and possible treatment with proven anti-fungal medications might be more prudent.
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