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Can I get fungal infection by sharing emory board?

5 doctors weighed in
Dr. Joseph Eastern
Dermatology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes.

That is why it is illegal, in many states, for nail salons to reuse emery boards - they are required to throw them out after one use.
Never use someone's used emery board.

In brief: Yes.

That is why it is illegal, in many states, for nail salons to reuse emery boards - they are required to throw them out after one use.
Never use someone's used emery board.
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Yes

A person can be exposed to fungus from any contaminated object or person.

In brief: Yes

A person can be exposed to fungus from any contaminated object or person.
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