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when do hands stop growing

A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
If too tall, see Dr.: If one did grow taller last year, there can be growth this year. Most people reach their maximum height in their late teens. Without nutritional probl ... Read More

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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Hettinger
36 years experience Podiatry
Could be warts: Sometimes warts will look like that in the early stages. It could also be one of the signs of hand, foot and mouth disease. See a podiatrist for an e ... Read More
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
41 years experience Podiatry
Warts: Your description would indicate warts, see a dermatologist.
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
Long bone growth: The growth centers in all long bones follow a similar pattern.The growth centers in the hand and wrist are even used to predict when final linear grow ... Read More
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A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Any growth last yr.?: If no growth in the past year, then growth has finished. If one did grow some, there may be growth this year. Most people reach their maximum height i ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
The edge of the: Nail that was in growing gets removed, a chemical burns the root. The part that was removed should not grow back. The remainder of the nail does grow. ... Read More
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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Riney
37 years experience Pediatrics
Don't worry: Not uncommon at this age, don't even try to stop it , it will grow back . My son did this and has a normal, although spoon shaped nail, but he is doi ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Rick Pospisil
Specializes in Orthopedic Surgery
Nail injury: Keep it clean , protect it with band aid . Keep the portion of the nail bed which is missing the nail clean , protected . Most nail injuries heal slow ... Read More
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
50 years experience Medical Oncology
Get checked by Ortho: Any cyst that is growing and causing pain in the bone requires consultation with an Orthopedic surgeon. Some such cysts turn out to be giant cell tum ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Bennett Werner
44 years experience Cardiology
Fungus: I'd be suspicious that you have a superficial fungal infection. It doubt it's related to an ingrown toenail (with removal?) last year. There are many ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Hard to say: It is hard to say without directly seeing it. The nail grows in part from the nail bed and so if the nail bed was injured, it may produce an abnormal ... Read More
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