Fungal Infections

Fungal Infections Facts

 

The most common type of fundal infection is athlete’s foot (or tinea pedis). Tinea Pedis is caused by a fungus, usually occurring between the toes. This fungus most commonly attacks the feet because shoes create a warm, dark, and humid environment which encourages fungus growth. The fungus that causes athlete’s foot is most commonly found on floors in wet humid areas.


 

How to Treat Fungal Infections?

 

1) Wear shoes and socks that are light and airy

2) Medicated foot powder

3) Medicated creams

4) Antibiotics

 

 

 

 

 

Call to find out how our Dallas Dermatology office can assist with your Fungal Infection!

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Dallas, TX 75231

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