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Does wearing wet socks cause a fever?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: No

Wearing wet soaks does not cause fever but could eventually lead to skin breakdown or increase risk for fungal infections.

In brief: No

Wearing wet soaks does not cause fever but could eventually lead to skin breakdown or increase risk for fungal infections.
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