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A 18-year-old female asked:

Foot injury: at around 4:30pm today i hit my foot, smallest toe is slightly cut into, vertically. and ring toe is bruised under the nail. pulsing?

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No cause for concern: The small superficial cut on your small toe shouldn't be much of an issue as long as you can move your toe and feel the sensation at the tip of the toe. If the edges of the cut are gaping use tape to bring edges together. The blood collected under the nail should resolve on its own in a few days otherwise you can go to the Dr and get it drained to relieve the pressure

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Last updated Sep 22, 2016

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