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Dr. John Munshower
30 years experience Family Medicine
Paronychia: Not much we can do over the computer. You need to see a Dr. to get a clinical exam and officially diagnosed and then that Dr. would treat you with po ... Read More

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A 27-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Greenwald
42 years experience Podiatry
Soft/weak nails: Other than nutritional issues, topical detergents, excess exposure to a variety of products, and moisture. See a doc to get evaluated for any number ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: The estimates of a child's or teen's bone age (skeletal maturity) is calibrated to x-rays of the hand and wrist bones, meaning numbers generated by x- ... Read More
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A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Trigger finger: best treated by orthopedic exam and possible injection of the flexor tendons of the DIP joiint or surgical release of the entrapped tendon.
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Dr. Robert Uyeda
45 years experience General Surgery
Could be: ulnar nerve problem, typically compression at elbow. If it is just one side only, it is not likely rheumatoid arthritis. Consult a hand surgeon for ... Read More
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Dr. Brian Nichol
30 years experience Anesthesiology
EMG should show : If you had a normal cervical spine MRI it is no surprise that epidurals were ineffective. The EMG you said is abnormal - it should suggest the nerves ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Nails: A nail forms a protective plate for the underlying tissue. It also acts as a counter-force to improve sensation.
A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
39 years experience Pain Management
Black strips: Splinter hemorhages are the most common then followed by melanonychia.
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Dr. Myles Greenberg
28 years experience Emergency Medicine
3-12 months: Fingernails typically grow out completely in 3-6 months and toenails in 6-12 months.
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Dr. Michael Fisher
32 years experience Dermatology
Verticle Nail Ridges: Vertical nail ridges are fairly common and nothing to worry about. Vertical nail ridges extend from the cuticle to the tip of the nail. Vertical nail ... Read More
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