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Can I really catch a nail disease from the shower at my gym?
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Dr. Adam Nally
Family Medicine
In brief: Yes
Yes it is possible to pick up a fungal infection from an unclean shower at the gym, however, is is probably more common to pick up athletes foot (tinea pedis) before you would pick up a toenail fungus.

In brief: Yes
Yes it is possible to pick up a fungal infection from an unclean shower at the gym, however, is is probably more common to pick up athletes foot (tinea pedis) before you would pick up a toenail fungus.
Dr. Adam Nally
Dr. Adam Nally
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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine
In brief: Yes
If the previous person had a fungal disease and/or the shower has not been cleaned/disinfected recently, you can catch the disease.

In brief: Yes
If the previous person had a fungal disease and/or the shower has not been cleaned/disinfected recently, you can catch the disease.
Dr. Ankush Bansal
Dr. Ankush Bansal
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