What Are the Symptoms of Athlete's Foot Ringworm?

Q:
What are the symptoms of athlete’s foot ringworm?

A:
Athlete’s foot, medically known as Tinea Pedis, is a kind of skin infection of the feet caused by fungus. Athlete’s foot ringworm is caused by different fungus including Trichophyton, Epidermophyton, and Microsporum. They can infect any part of the feet, but often grow between toes.

Symptoms of athlete’s foot ringworm include:

  • Itching
  • Scaling
  • Cracking
  • Redness
  • Blisters

If you think you may get athlete’s foot ringworm, you should consult your doctor for advice.

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