A 37-year-old member asked:
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a black stain near the cuticle of my big toe, what is this?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Could be blood: If unsure and it doesn't readily come off, see a foot doc.
Answered on Feb 3, 2014

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