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What sort of problem is athlete's foot?
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Garrett Caldwell
Family Medicine
7 doctors agree
In brief: Fungus
Athletes foot is caused by a fungal infection characterized by burning or itching on the foot and between the toes.
This can be treated simply with over the counter medications such as lotraimin. If the problem persists, see your doctor.

In brief: Fungus
Athletes foot is caused by a fungal infection characterized by burning or itching on the foot and between the toes.
This can be treated simply with over the counter medications such as lotraimin. If the problem persists, see your doctor.
Garrett Caldwell
Garrett Caldwell
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
Podiatry
4 doctors agree
In brief: Fungal Infection
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection of the skin.

In brief: Fungal Infection
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection of the skin.
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Dr. Ellen Wenzel
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