The disease can have certain negative consequences for patients, such as pain, and can potentially undermine work and social lives.
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However, the long-term use of oral ketoconazole in onychomycosis, which is necessary to effect improvement or cure, is limited by the occurrence of side effects and significant drug interactions Roseeuw D, De Doncker P. Fungal skin infections.
Background: Onychomycosis is a world-wide public health concern in children, requiring epidemiological data for different regions for control and prevention. Cochrane review found no evidence of benefit