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What is the cause for my foot to smell so badly ?

Dear Doctor , i fed up by my feet smell it horrible for me i dont know how to end this i totaly upset and i cannot work properly in office ona meeting with clients can any of the u can help i am using 3 shoes and 8pairs of socks and product called scoll(footspray) it is not helping me
Asked On : Tue, 1 Mar 2011
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Dear Manish, Welcome
Foot smell may be due to a number of causes like hyperhidrosis, fungal infections etc. Do as follows:
1) Clean feet daily during bath & dry properly
2) Daily change socks, use cotton socks only
3) Use an antifungal powder like absorb powder.
Good Luck.
Answered: Tue, 1 Mar 2011
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Dermatologist Dr. Resham J. Vasani (Bhojani)'s  Response
in addition to the clear and lucid instructions given by Dr.Naveen, avoiding substances like garlic and onions in your diet would also help u.also do consult a dermatologist ,since excessive sweating of the feet may predispose u to develop fungal infections which can be left untreated.
'Dr.Resham Vasani
Anand Polyclinic,
Near Mani's Lunch Home,
Ruia College Road,
Matunga east
022 24142841
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