A 46-year-old member asked:
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is it painful if my toenail comes off?

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: If it comes off by trauma yes, but other times it may peel off due to prior injury and is not usually painful.
Answered on Dec 15, 2012

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