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Suggest remedies for toe nail fungal infection

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Dr. Raju A.T

General & Family Physician

Practicing since :2008

Answered : 4002 Questions

Posted on Sat, 27 Aug 2016 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: I have toe fungus, my nails are thick and dark in color, a doctor perscribed medicine that ran 500 so i did nothing. What is the consequence of ignoring and is
Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 2 hours later
Hope this msg finds you in good health.
I have gone thru ur msg & understand ur concern.
u should not neglect it or it will damage the nails and toe.
atleast apply local cream
Feel free to ask me a FOLLOW UP QUERY anytime.Take care.God bless.

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Above answer was peer-reviewed by : Dr. Chakravarthy Mazumdar
Follow up: Dr. Raju A.T 41 hours later
When you say damage the toe will it become infected? Is this something that could get into bloodstream and bone?
Answered by Dr. Raju A.T 29 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Please attach the image

Detailed Answer:

Thanks for your query.

Sorry for the delay in responding to your query.

Dr Mahaveer XXXXXXX seems unavailable for now.

I shall try to answer your concern to my level best.

Before giving conclusions on the outcome or complication of the condition you have, I would like to see the image of the same.

Please do attach one or few images of the fungal infection in toe you have.

I shall have a look and give me better opinion.

Waiting for your response,
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