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Is athletes foot a fungal infection?
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5 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
It is.

In brief: Yes
It is.
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Dr. Alan Ettinger
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Dr. Jay Zimmerman
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Athletes foot is a superficial skin infection usually caused by trichophyton genus fungal organisms.
It can be treated with over-the-counter or prescription antifungal topicals but has a high recurrence rate.

In brief: Yes
Athletes foot is a superficial skin infection usually caused by trichophyton genus fungal organisms.
It can be treated with over-the-counter or prescription antifungal topicals but has a high recurrence rate.
Dr. Jay Zimmerman
Dr. Jay Zimmerman
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Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
General Practice
In brief: Yes
Athletes foot is a fungal infection , anyone can get it but its more common in people who sweat more.
Usually occurs between toes where rash develops which is itchy, skin cracks and its very painful. It can be treated with anti fungal powders or cream. Keeping toes dry helps too.

In brief: Yes
Athletes foot is a fungal infection , anyone can get it but its more common in people who sweat more.
Usually occurs between toes where rash develops which is itchy, skin cracks and its very painful. It can be treated with anti fungal powders or cream. Keeping toes dry helps too.
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
Dr. Lakhminder Sandhu
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
In brief: Yes
You are correct.

In brief: Yes
You are correct.
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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