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The use of lasers for onychomycosis has generated some heated debate (Laser treatment for nail fungus) on its usefulness and the evidence for its use. There is very little evidence for its use and no controlled clinical trials have yet compared it to current treatments or a placebo. This has not stopped it being widely adopted into clinical practice...

Chilblains are a common problem in certain parts of the world and almost unheard of in other parts of the world. Chilblains occur when there is a too rapid change from cold to warm temperature and the microcirculation does not respond as quickly as it should. This sets up an inflammatory reaction in the toe. Despite chilblains being very common in some...