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Are electronic cigarettes safe for people with emphysema? I have heard that the vapor that is inhaled can cause fungal infections in the lungs.
Not safe: E cigarettes will still act as irritants to your airways. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
Hair loss, but no specific patches. Can u have a fungal infection on scalp without redness, itching, or typical signs/patterns?
Yes: yes often there no symptomsGet a more detailed answer ›
Can you have fungal infection under only one breast? There is a brown patch, no redness or itching, doctor prescribed anti-fungal cream.
I had fungal infection for which i was using some cream. Now the area has become very sticky and red.Is it any other diesease?
Docts, told me 3times that I have fungal infection, itwas gone, but by the 3rd time it returns but is only in coxis, a red circle that itch, it continue?
I had a mosquito bite style itch now it's turned into a red patch the size of a coin. Is this a fungal infection?
Groins are red and sore only started since i started swimming could this be a fungal infection? If not what could cause this?
Do I have a fungal infection on my toe? My toe is inflamed (red) and sometimes itchy. It also has a couple of white bumps.
Fungal infection toe: It is not clear. The redness & inflammation could be due to minor trauma, ingrown toenail, or gout. The most common cause of itch around the toes is fungus, but you can also have skin allergy to footwear. The white bumps--how big are they? Are they filled with fluid like a blister? Fungus does not usually cause bumps; does usually cause whitening & thickening of the nails. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Under my right scrotum is red or pink , dry look and itchy, why? I was heal from fungal infection , but now I have this symptom
When u have a fungal infection, and use the specifical creams, and the red itchy rash turns flaky and white is that what is consist , normal?
I am having fungal infection on my penis there is one red spot on the top of penis and some dots under umbrella. please help me out regarding that?
Doctors on here think i have a fungal infection under my arm/ rib area, just noticed red marks on both armpits could this be caused by this as well?
Rash: Your rash could be from sweating, shaving underarms usually develops from wetness and causes a fungal infection. You can apply OTC: Lotrimin cream 1% and alternate with hydrocortisone 1% cream twice to three x/d until rash is gone (often slow-growing and can take 1-2 months to resolve). ...Read more
Clotrimaderm 1% and Diflucan (fluconazole) 150 mg prescribed to me for red itchy mosquito like bumps appearing on and off on my upper body mostly. Fungal infection?
Clotrimaderm/difluca: These are both antifungal agents. I have no way of knowing what you are being treated for, but you should certainly have been advised by the doctor who prescribed these. Give them a call and ask. Hope this helps. ...Read more
I have an itching with red aches on under arms and on few other areas. Are these signs of a fungal infection?
Could be: Could be either fungal or bacterial. Have your doctor check you out for a proper diagnosis. ...Read more
8cm brown-red itchy rash on middle upper back right on spine. No other symptoms. 2nd occurrence this year. Fungal infection?
I have a red blotch under my left arm.no other symptoms. Dr thought fungal infection and prescribed Loprax cream. No change 3 days. What do I do?
Not fungus: If it concerns you, see a dermatologist. ...Read more