Toenail fungus is most common disease to worry about. Though this is seen in most of adults diabetic patients have to worry more. It (fungus) not only grows more in diabetes also tough to heel.
Nail fungus also known as Onychomycosis is caused by fungi. A fungi gets invades body through a small cut or through nail bed separation. It then takes hold of one place underneath your nail plate discoloring nail to yellow, white or black. Slowly then nail becomes thicken, jagged and painful. It smells like cheese.
Symptoms of nail fungus
To know whether you’re infected by nail fungus or not check out your nails.
In most cases toes have bad odor.
Causes of nail fungus
Causes for nail fungus in diabetes or without diabetes are same.
You can see nail fungus causes here.
Treating nail fungus
If you’ve both nail fungus and Diabetes then reach your doctor soon without delay. You shouldn’t ignore like others.
To conclude this is, diabetes diminishes healing power so if you see fungus invaded your nails then don’t stop act swiftly.