Athlete's foot

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What is athlete's foot?

Tinea pedis is commonly known as Athlete's Foot, it is a fungal infection that grows best in damp, dark, and warm places. The infection causes dry skin, itching, scaling, inflammation, and blisters.

Common symptoms reported by people with athlete's foot

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, fatigue, pain, and stress) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people for athlete's foot

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Compare treatments taken by people with athlete's foot

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Who has athlete's foot on PatientsLikeMe?

  • 0 new patients joined this month
  • 21 say athlete's foot is their primary condition

Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 5
30s 8
40s 12
50s 10
60s 7
70+ 4

Distribution of sex

Sex
Sex Proportion # of patients
Male 28
Female 17

These charts show data from athlete's foot patients who have completed their condition history
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