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Red line under big toenail

A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Aaron Love
Emergency Medicine 19 years experience
TO KNIFE A NAIL BED: Sounds like a repeat procedure may be coming, especially if there is some toe nail left. But in situations like these, patients have best results wh... Read More

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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nima Moghaddas
Podiatry 28 years experience
Fat pad: , there is a fat pad present underneath the toes or metatarsal pads.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Michel
Family Medicine 46 years experience
Not a problem: If there is a purple spot in the large toe nail it probably means trauma. The timing must be identical to occur in the same location under the nail. T... Read More
Dr. James Rochester
Family Medicine 26 years experience
Hemangioma: What you're describing sounds like they might be hemangiomas which are benign tiny blood vessel bundles. Not to worry. However, to get proper diagnosi... Read More
A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
Pediatrics 48 years experience
Check shoes: It is never wrong to check for anemia during your annual examination. I suggest your checking shoe size to make sure no pressure is coming on your gr... Read More
A 20-year-old male asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Infection and: inflammation most likely fungal: must be seen and evaluated. Consult your physician for direct observation, evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. Must ... Read More
A 62-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sanjay Patel
Podiatry 32 years experience
Red dots : near toes could be an extension of fungus onto the skin from your toenail. Get some help and see a podiatrist or skin doctor for more clarification an... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lauren Romeo
Wound care 19 years experience
Bruising: It could be tiny bruises, but you should be seen and evaluated for the redness. If the dark spots have been in place for a while see a dermatologist. ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Fungus: With no history of injury, it is most likely a fungal infection. There are other possible causes as well. I would not hesitate to be seen and treate... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Achor
Podiatry 16 years experience
Ingrown toenail: You should see a podiatrist to have the ingrown nail removed. In the mean time you could soak the toe in epsom salts and water, and apply an antibacte... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you. What you described suggests a problem with blood circulation in that toe. It... Read More