Toenail Fungus Questions

Is Toenail Fungus Hereditary?
Toenail Fungus Questions

Is Toenail Fungus Hereditary?

Technically, toenail fungus (onychomycosis) is not a hereditary condition. It is caused by specific species of fungi, including Candida (yeasts), dermatophytes and non-dermatophytes. Fungi are microorganisms that require certain conditions to thrive. Once they find these conditions, they will proliferate in this area, causing a fungal infection of the nail(s). […]