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Can athletes foot cause foot swelling?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes...

In severe cases it can.

In brief: Yes...

In severe cases it can.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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2 doctors agree

In brief: Depends

If you have athlete's foot for a long time you can develop a secondary bacterial infection which can cause foot swelling.

In brief: Depends

If you have athlete's foot for a long time you can develop a secondary bacterial infection which can cause foot swelling.
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
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1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It's very unsual for athlete's foot to cause swelling.
Highly unlikely. I'm sure there's another cause of your foot swelling. I recommend that you have it evaluated by a board certified podiatrist.

In brief: No

It's very unsual for athlete's foot to cause swelling.
Highly unlikely. I'm sure there's another cause of your foot swelling. I recommend that you have it evaluated by a board certified podiatrist.
Dr. Alexander Reyzelman
Dr. Alexander Reyzelman
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Dr. Andrew Rice
Podiatry

In brief: Smell

Yes.

In brief: Smell

Yes.
Dr. Andrew Rice
Dr. Andrew Rice
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