Ask the Doctor: Onchomycosis by Dr. Harry A. Burglass, Jr.

What is Onychomycosis? Onychomycosis is a fungal infection that causes fingernails or toenails to thicken, discolor, disfigure, and split. If the problem is caused by a bacterium, the condition is called paronychia.   The nails of people with onychomycosis are initially a cosmetic concern. Without treatment, however, the nails can become so thick that they press […]

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