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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
I heard of : Blue toe syndrome before....Black to me connotates gangrene and that would be something you want evaluated ratehr quickly. In the event it is blue - t ... Read More
Dr. Randy Lisch
37 years experience Podiatry
Read below: A black toe under the nail may be due to an underlying blood blister and will throb. A black toenail may also be due to a fungus. A black toe in its ... Read More

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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Vahe Yetimyan
50 years experience General Practice
Black toe: Could be due to tissue dead or necrosis, could be compromised circulation to the toe such a damaged or inflamed blood vessels , could be mold gotten u ... Read More
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Feel the temperature: Simply feel your toe and compare it's temperature to the same toe on the other foot. If it is cold and not even close the other toe's temperature, yo ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Brent Rubin
40 years experience Podiatry
Discoloration: The only thing that coming to mind initially is if some type of dietary problem. That being said, the feet can be discolored from varicose veins. Th ... Read More
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Dr. Darrell Latva
41 years experience Podiatry
CIRCULATION?: Are your toes warm or cool? If cool, and truly black like you say, see a podiatrist to check your circulation. Do you smoke, or are you diabetic? Dr. ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
No: A black toe is a sign of tissue damage secondary to inadequate blood flow. Or some infections.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Dukelow
30 years experience Podiatry
Is it under the nail: If such an streak is under the toe nail, it becomes more significant. Such a streak could be as benign as a bruise, but it can also be something that ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
I see spots.: You have several options to consider. Dirt, foreign body, blood or pigmentation changes in the skin are the usual culprits. To remove all doubt, you n ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
A : A broken toe is usually buddy taped to the toe next to it. However, if you believe your toe may be broken and the skin overlying the toe is broken, yo ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Doug Mason
32 years experience Podiatry
Time....: Black toenail is caused from bleeding under the nail plate. As long as it is not painful or infected, nature will take its course and the nail will fa ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
37 years experience Podiatry
Black toenails: Could be anything from a fungus to a malignant melanoma. Get it looked at asap.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Barry Johnson
51 years experience Podiatry
Elevate & apply ice: If you have injured the toe elevation & applying ice in the 1st 24 hrs can be very helpful. You may need x-rays to rule out a fracture.
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