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How do I treat the fungus infection?
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Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry
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In brief: Fungal spores
Do not wash out in the laundry or are killed by the heat of the drier, and they live for 30 days, so any treatment needs to last for at least 30 days to prevent recurrence.
Even then, people who seem to be prone to fungal infections tend to keep getting reinfected. Skin fungi can be treated by topicals; nail fungus need oral medication.

In brief: Fungal spores
Do not wash out in the laundry or are killed by the heat of the drier, and they live for 30 days, so any treatment needs to last for at least 30 days to prevent recurrence.
Even then, people who seem to be prone to fungal infections tend to keep getting reinfected. Skin fungi can be treated by topicals; nail fungus need oral medication.
Dr. Howard Fox
Dr. Howard Fox
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In brief: Antifungal medicine
Depending on where the infection is one can use topical creams or antifungal oral medications.

In brief: Antifungal medicine
Depending on where the infection is one can use topical creams or antifungal oral medications.
Dr. Steven Frydman
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