Athlete's foot

What is Athlete's foot?

Athlete's foot is a common contagious fungal infection of the skin that causes scaling, flaking, and itching of the affected areas.

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Is there something like athletes foot that happens to hands? My hands are dry on the palm side around my fingers and the skin is peeling and...

doctor1 MD


I read carefully your query and understand your concern.

The symptoms seem to be related to a fungal infection.
I suggest using Fluconazole...

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Can the way I stand cause me to get athlete's foot in only one area of my right foot? the reason I ask is because I only seem to get athlete's foot...

doctor1 MD

Thanks for posting your query.
Standing in a particular way is not likely to cause a fungal infection like Athlete's foot.
The cause of...

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