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Can nail fungus be cured?
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Nail fungus treatmen
"cured" so it will never come back- no.
It is an infection so may recur. But various treatments- topicals, oral meds or surgical intervention may alleviate for long periods of time.

In brief: Nail fungus treatmen
"cured" so it will never come back- no.
It is an infection so may recur. But various treatments- topicals, oral meds or surgical intervention may alleviate for long periods of time.
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
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Dr. Morris Westfried
Dermatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Sometimes
The more extensive the nail involvement the more difficult it is to cure.
Oral medications are about 60 per cent effective and take 1 year for thr nail to grow out. Lasers can be used but it is unclear if the results will last beyond 2 years. A safe alternative to oral medications which works in a subgroup is oral olive leaf extract.

In brief: Sometimes
The more extensive the nail involvement the more difficult it is to cure.
Oral medications are about 60 per cent effective and take 1 year for thr nail to grow out. Lasers can be used but it is unclear if the results will last beyond 2 years. A safe alternative to oral medications which works in a subgroup is oral olive leaf extract.
Dr. Morris Westfried
Dr. Morris Westfried
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Dr. Howard Fox
Podiatry
In brief: "Cured"
In the sense they can certainly be treated and cleared up, but if you want a guarantee, you need to go to midas muffler. Any infection, once "cured, " runs the risk of returning.

In brief: "Cured"
In the sense they can certainly be treated and cleared up, but if you want a guarantee, you need to go to midas muffler. Any infection, once "cured, " runs the risk of returning.
Dr. Howard Fox
Dr. Howard Fox
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