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Soft Corn

Caused by pressure and perspiration (often between toes)

2

Hard Corn

Caused by pressure and perspiration (often on tops of toes)

3

MRSA

(Bacteria)

Strain of staphylococcus (resistant to some anitbiotics)

4

Impetigo Contagiosa

(Bacteria)

Caused by streptococci or S aureus (or combination of the two)

5

Furnucle (Boils)

(Bacteria)

Infection of the hair follicle that results boil. (Generally result of staph infection)

6

Carbuncle

(Bacteria)

Larger and deeper furnucle

7

Folliculitis

(Bacteria)

Ingrown hair

8

Paronychia

(bacteria)

Infection of nail fold

9

Onychia

(bacteria)

Infection of the nail bed

10

Acne Vulgaris

(bacteria)

inflammation of the hair follicle and sebaceous glands

11

Ringworm

(fungal)

 

12

Tinea of the Scalp

(fungal)

13

Tinea of the Body

(fungal)

14

Tinea of the Nail

(fungal)

15

Tinea of the Groin

(fungal)

16

Athlete's foot

(fungal)

17

Candidiasis

(fungal)

Yeast-like fungus that can produce skin, mucous membrane and internal infections

18

Tinea Versicolor

(fungal)

Caused by yeast

19

Herpes Labialis

(viral)

20

Herpes of the Eye

(viral)

21

Herpes Zoster

(viral)

Shingles

22

Common Wart

(viral)

23

Plantar Wart

(viral)

24

Dermatitis

(allergic)

Allergic or irritant reaction

25

Milaria

(thermal)

Continued exposure to heat and moisture causing retention of perspiration

(Prickly Heat)

26

Sunburn

(thermal)

27

Spider Bite

28

Scabies

Caused by mites

29

Lice

30

Lyme Disease

Caused by tick bites