Athlete’s foot is a fungal disease that affects the skin of the feet, also known as tinea pedis. It’s a very commonly occurring fungal infection and can spread up to the toe tails. Those who wear a very tight fitting shoes and socks are easily prone to this fungal infection.
The symptoms of this infection are the appearance of scaly rashes which cause burning, itching and stinging sensation in the affected region. This infection is highly contagious.