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Can my husband or children catch my nail disease?

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Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dermatology

In brief: Yes and No

Fungus that affects nails (and feet) is everywhere and those that develop infection have immuns systems that make those individuals more susceptable.

In brief: Yes and No

Fungus that affects nails (and feet) is everywhere and those that develop infection have immuns systems that make those individuals more susceptable.
Dr. Michael Tomeo
Dr. Michael Tomeo
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Dr. Jackie Lam
Family Medicine

In brief: Unlikely

If you are talking about onychomycosis (fungal nail infection) - it is usually not communicable.

In brief: Unlikely

If you are talking about onychomycosis (fungal nail infection) - it is usually not communicable.
Dr. Jackie Lam
Dr. Jackie Lam
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