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A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rajeev Sehgal
Podiatry 25 years experience
X-ray: Get an x-ray to make sure you don't have a break in one of the bones. Bruising can sometimes be indicative of a fracture
Dr. David Lipkin
Internal Medicine 52 years experience
Caution: Sorry. Not able to tell you if your toe is fractured from your brief description. Not certain from what you describe what exactly the mechanism of inj... Read More

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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
See below: This could be from injury and this is dried blood. It could also be a wart that has formed under the nail see a podiatrist.
A 52-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Jackson
Dermatology 43 years experience
Bruising: This maybe secondary to a medication you are taking or from trauma to your skin. You should see your dermatologist.
Dr. Fred Birnbaum
Podiatry 43 years experience
Unknown: I would ned more information before even guessing here. Was there trauma? What is the color? Is there swelling? Is the discoloration raised off the sk... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Reid Blackwelder
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Wait: That kind of injury commonly results in the toenail separating from the nail bed. Once the nail grows out, the toenail is no longer adhered to the bed... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Without seeing : Hard to guess. In my practice I use a rmascooe which allows better visualization than the naked eye as it magnifies a lesion. When in doubt, biopsy is... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Heston
Family Medicine 29 years experience
Arthritis: You might want to consider that this is arthritis or possibly a viral infection (inflammatory) that will pass.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
Couple of things: You could have arthritis or you could have hammertoes which restrict toe motion.
A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
The question is: Is it just a bruise. To find that out I would see a foot doctor. I've would help if its jus ya bruise as would time.
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
Family Medicine 61 years experience
INJURY: It just sounds like a contusion but even if it was fractured no treatment is required and it will heal on its own.
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Grace Torres-hodges
Podiatry 23 years experience
Possibly ingrown: Based on your description, it is plausible that when you bruised the toe, it caused the toenail to become imbedded and what you see as puffy, red and ... Read More

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