Bacterial, viral & fungal infections may all occur on the foot.
Bacterial infections are most commonly seen as a complication of corns, ingrowing toenails etc.
Viral infections most commonly present as verrucae. These can be very painful & respond best to treatment in the young.
Fungal infections include athlete’s foot etc. Though not a major concern, athletes foot can spread to the nails and cause lasting damage
• Ingrowing toenails
• Athletes foot
• Plantar warts
• Complications of corns