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Fungal infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 40 Questions

Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Hi I have brown blotches on the tops of my feet going up my calfs and the bottoms are really dry and flacky peeling.And my big toenails are big and yellow? I herd it was a fungal infection. What can i do that doesent require going to the dr? cant afford it.
Doctor :   i can understand your concern
User :   What is rong with my feet?
User :   is it a fungas?
Doctor :   it seems like a fungal infection as per your signs
Doctor :   how long have you bee observing this yellowish color of your nails
User :   what would be a good treatment. 2 years on the nails
User :   tried creams. nothing
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   it might be a chronic fungal infection
User :   how do i treat it?
Doctor :   but in the most of the dermatological conditions patient need a physical examination
User :   is it athletes foot?
Doctor :   So that physican can diagnose the condition properly

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