A 37-year-old female asked:
My 8 yr old daughter has athlete's foot. we are treating it with medicated powder but her feet are still cracked and painful to walk. any tips?
1 doctor answer • 6 doctors weighed in
Podiatry 32 years experience
Secondary Infection: You should seek the care of your physician or a foot specialist/podiarist. This could be a case of a secondary infection or not athletes foot at all. This is the only advise that makes sense at this point.
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Last updated Apr 21, 2018
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