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A 35-year-old female asked:

the skin between my pinky toe and the toe next to it is itchy and slightly moist, as if there was pus. it's also peeling away. why is that happening?

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Dr. David Plotkin
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Fungous: probable athletes foot betadine solution appl 3x per day wet to dry then athletes foot cream after dry up
Dr. Peter Ihle
Orthopedic Surgery 54 years experience
It could be athletes: Foot, if there was no injury or not caused by footwear. Try some OTC med like Cruex or others that will be on the same shelf. They are creams, sprays, & ointments to choose from.
Dr. David Hettinger
Podiatry 36 years experience
You may have...: A fungal or a yeast infection in the skin of that area. Try lotrimin (clotrimazole) ultra as an otc attempt, but if it doesn't begin to work in a week, see a doctor. (podiatrist or dermatologist).

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Last updated Feb 10, 2017

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