A 38-year-old member asked:
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what are these green flakes under the corner of my big toenail?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Sometimes it may be: Dirt, lint , bacteria or fungus.....
Answered on Nov 10, 2014

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Dr. Michael Fisher
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Greenish Pigment: The greenish pigment is from a bacteria called pseudomonas. You can apply white vinegar to the area twice a day which should kill the bacteria.
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A female asked:
Dr. David Kaufer
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Toe pain : It sounds like an ingrown toenail. A doctor or podiatrist can help you remove it
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Toe fungus: This is likely a fungal infection and can easily be treated. See a podiatrist.
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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Infection: It sounds like you have developed an infection in the area. See a podiatrist for treatment.

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