FUNGAL DISEASES IN SKIN
Some fungi reproduce through tiny spores in the air. You can inhale the spores or they can land on you. As a result, fungal infections often start in the lungs or on the skin.
Athlete's Foot (Tinea Pedis) is a fungal infection of the feet with itching, scaling and redness. It can be caused by a number of different fungi, including Trichophyton, Epidermophyton and Microsporum.The fungus grows best in a warm, moist environment such as shoes, socks, swimming pools, locker rooms, and the floors of public showers.
SYMPTOMS OF ATHLETE'S FOOT:
JOCK ITCH:Jock itch is caused by the T. rubrum fungus.People who sweat a lot, are overweight, or have a skin condition called eczema, tend to get it.
SYMPYOMS OF JOCK ITCH :
Fungi are tiny organisms you can only see through a microscope. There are many different types that can cause a nail infection.