Athlete's Foot Topic Guide

Athlete's Foot Athlete's Foot: Athlete's foot is a superficial skin infection of the foot caused by a moldlike fungus, though the term is often used for any inflammation of the foot skin. Symptoms include:
  • itching,
  • sores between toes,
  • scaly white skin,
  • reddish soles of the feet,
  • painful lesions.

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