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A member asked:

Several months ago, i dropped a vacuum cleaner on my big toe. since then, the nail bed has been swollen and looks like it has pulled away from the nail (like there is no longer a cuticle connecting the skin to the nail). additionally, the nail has stopped

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Dr. Dora Chizea
Anti-Aging Medicine 48 years experience
Foot Doctor...: Seems the big toe was injured at the time with Hematoma (blood clotting under that toe nail). With time and healing the nail and the surrounding area has deformed a little. best to see a Foot Doctor, Podiatrist at this time for more restorative treatment.

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Last updated Mar 5, 2020

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