FOOT STREET PODIATRY

FUNGAL NAIL INFECTIONS

Fungal nail infections:
Onychomycosis is an invasion of fungus into the toenails.
Causes: Trauma Chronic disease (e.g., diabetes) Circulatory problems Immunodeficiency Genetic susceptibility Symptoms: Thick, discolored nails. Foul smell debris under the toenail and or lifting of the toenail