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Will sweaty shoes cause nail fungal infections?

No. Sweaty shoes, in themselves, will not cause nail fungus. However, fungus can contaminate sweaty shoes, making treatment of nail fungus difficult. I often recommend patients undergoing nail fungus treatment also consider buying new shoes to help lower the risk of re-infection from shoes. Read more...
No. There must be fungus to cause a fungal infection. Sweat and shoes alone will not cause and infection. Sweaty shoes however may provide the ideal environment for fungal growth. Read more...

Could chronic fungal infection on foot and in nails cause polyclonal gammapathy pr low grade HPV on uvula? Doc can't find out why I have it.

Polyclonal gammopath. Hypergammaglobulinemia resulting from an increased production of several different immunoglobulins and usually attributable to persistent, high level exposure to antigens; occur in a wide variety of infectious, inflammatory, and immune-mediated diseases. Like other lab tests has little meaning without knowing the clinical context in which it is occurring. Read more...