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A 18-year-old female asked:

Got my two big toe nails taken out last week but my toes are red. should i be worried ? help

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Paul Harper
General Surgery 53 years experience
Probably: Directness may be due to a result of the surgery or you may be developing an infection. See the surgeon who did it the case.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 29 years experience
It's not unusual: But it's a good idea to make sure they aren't infected. Usually, you see the doc in follow up and they can check them at that point in time. Follow your post nail avulsion instructions. If any doubt call your doc.

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