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How is athlete's foot diagnosed?

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Your itchy, scaly feet may not actually be affected by athlete's foot. The best way to diagnose the infection is to have your doctor scrape the skin and examine the scales under a microscope for evidence of fungus.

From: Fungal Infections of the Skin WebMD Medical Reference

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American Academy of Dermatology.

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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American Academy of Dermatology.

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

Reviewed by Debra Jaliman on August 27, 2019

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