One instance of Candida can spread to the toe or finger nails, causing a type of onychomycosis or nail fungus. Candida can cause a lot of health problems and some of them can be very serious. This is mostly due to the fact that it can stay for a long time in a person’s body before it gets detected and during that time the infection can spread.
Proximal subungual onychomycosis is different from most fungal infections of the nail because this form begins at the cuticle and works its way toward the tip of the nail. Just like other nail fungus infections, this fungus causes the nail to become disfigured.
Onychomycosis Treatment-White Superficial Symptoms White Superficial Onychomycosis Treatment If you have recently looked down at your toenails and realized that they are no longer bright and clear, what are extremely yellowish or powdery white, it could be that you have developed some form of nail fungus in your toenails, something that can also happen with your fingernails, and is the result of growing fungi.