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What makes foot sweat smell like cat urine? My six ...

what makes foot sweat smell like cat urine? My six year old grandson has been running fever and with th efever we have noticed his shoes are smelling like cat urine from his foot sweat? Does anybody know of an infection in the body that might cause this? Thanks

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There is a chemical in cat urine that is very specific as cats use their urine to mark their territory.  Are you sure the cat is not urinating in his shoes.

You should contact your doctor as a 6 year old should not be sweating that much anyway.

best of luck.

Let the sun shine!

I am trying to find the answer to this question as well. Is your son diabetic or has anyone in your family experienced kidney failure?

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