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A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
53 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
File it so it-: -not snag on things. If there is a split @ the tip, add some super glue.

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A 73-year-old male asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Anxiety: Are you having anxiety over the toenail? Could you provide more details?
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Keith
43 years experience Podiatry
Nothing: Nils that are completely gone for what ever reason seldom need any definative treatment other that watch, wait and treat locally if the need arises.
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Dr. Payam Rafat
21 years experience Podiatry
Usually no problem: With time, it will usually grow back.
A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Depends on severity: Mild cases of ingrown toenails can resolve without surgery. A doctor can examine an ingrown nail and talk about what should be done. In mild cases, th ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. SANGITA PARAB
23 years experience Internal Medicine
Whitlow or diabetes: The reason could be infection of nails and surrounding skin or damage to the nerves of that toe due to various infections and metabolic problems. You ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Katharine Cox
44 years experience Pediatric Emergency Medicine
Nail fungus: Lately covering the nails with vaseline or Vicks vapor rub has been recommended. Lamisil, (terbinafine) an anti fungal medication taken by mouth works ... Read More
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ellen Wenzel
13 years experience Podiatry
In office procedure: This is generally an in office procedure. The toe is numbed with a local anesthetic and then special instruments are used to cut out the ingrown porti ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See a foot doc: Who can fix the proble for you once and for all.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Broken toe nails: Usually grow back. If you are experiencing problems would encourage you to see a podiatrist.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See a foot doc: You may need an antibiotic or a minor surgical procedure depending on what it looks like.

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