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i stepped on a nail and it still hurts what do i do now? it punctured the skin

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Medical care: Puncture wounds are notorious for becoming infected. If you haven't had a tetanus shot in the last 10 years - that is a must. Signs of infection can include swelling, redness, warmth, red streaks, drainage & fever.

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Why is my right thumb numb?

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Numb thumb: There too many possibilities to discuss in 400 characters. The nerve pathway goes from your brain through your neck and down your arm to your thumb. The problem could be anywhere along the way. It could be as simple as pressure on the digital nerve from sleeping the wrong way to a brain tumor. If you are concerned i suggest you get it looked at by a physician.

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