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for a DR. this is a stupid question i dont even know ...

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for a DR. this is a stupid question i don't even know why i am asking it but i basically had athletes foot for years and never really treated it...i finally did and it cleared up...i had jock itch too...can that cause brain damage because i had it for so long?
Submitted: 8 years ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  DR MED MD replied 8 years ago.

Thanks for using just answer.

It is a fungal infection that affects many people.

It causes infection skin between your toes and can spread to nails.

No it can not cause any damage to brain.

It can lead to foot or leg infections (cellulitis) particularly in diabetes or chronic vascular diseases patients.

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