A 90-year-old female asked:
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i have a black spot on my big toe, right foot, under the nail, the size of a b-b. it does not hurt, not swollen, not reddish, not growing, after 1 wk.

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Dr. Curtis Wong
32 years experience Plastic Surgery
Spots under nails: If it has Ben there for a while, you need to have it evaluated by a doctor. If you banged your toe or it developed after some kind of trauma, it should go away. And if it doesn't you should see your doctor.
Answered on Apr 22, 2015

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