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Which fungus causes athletes foot?

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Dr. David Voron
Dermatology
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The three most common are trichophyton rubrum, epidermophyton floccosum, and trichophyton mentagrophytes.

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The three most common are trichophyton rubrum, epidermophyton floccosum, and trichophyton mentagrophytes.
Dr. David Voron
Dr. David Voron
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: It really

Doesn't matter as it is all treated the same way.
But since you asked trichophytum rubrum and trichophytum mentogrophytes are the more common ones.

In brief: It really

Doesn't matter as it is all treated the same way.
But since you asked trichophytum rubrum and trichophytum mentogrophytes are the more common ones.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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