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A 34-year-old female asked:

Can you have fungal infection under only one breast? there is a brown patch, no redness or itching, doctor prescribed anti-fungal cream.

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Dr. Edward Zabawski
Dermatology 26 years experience
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 would seem that your doctor gave you the right medication.

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Last updated Jul 22, 2015

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