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Phoenix, AZ
A 21-year-old female asked:

The bottom of my left foot has always been dry and flaky. my right foot is perfect. what is this called and how can i fix it ?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 26 years experience
Tinea pedis: Tinea pedis is a fungal infection of the foot characterized by dry, flaking and peeling skin, often with fissures (red cracks) between the toes. It sometimes itches. Over the counter athlete's foot creams are usually curative.
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Last updated Sep 4, 2014


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