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Deformed Toenails Pictures
Freckle on big toenail? Picture in health files. Not sure if this is a big deal or not. Does seem strange.
I have an infected toenail (picture included). Is there a way to fix this on my own or do I need to see a podiatrist?
See a Podiatrist: Infected toenails are usually caused by the edge of the nail cutting into the skin. You can soak in warm soapy water and apply antibiotic ointment and a bandaid. It is hard to resolve the problem, without removing the offending source, then nail edge. See your podiatrist to discuss treatment options. Permanent solutions are available. Dr l. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
I have a weird hole type thing I've never seen before on the bottom of my foot. Is there a way to take a picture of it to show someone to confirm?
Hi. I've got some white patches on my foot sole, they are bumpy and don't hurt. What do you think it is? I've got some pictures on my profile. Thank
recheck the pic: The picture shows nothing and it is labeled as a finger. ...Read more
The site: Does not allow links. I am disappointed. ...Read more
I have a small cut from a bit of glass on my foot. From a picture frame inside. It's a little swallen. Is it anything to worry about. ?
What is this?flaky skin,I have had it for years on one foot and now my hands have it, it only gets itchy if my body gets really hot. i have pictures
Eczema: flaky itchy skin is often due to overgrowth of skin cells and is often called eczema. There are genetic and environmental factors (such as temperature, humidity, chemical stress, picking at it, etc) and people with the tendency often go through periods of clear skin and periods of symptoms. Sometimes opportunistic fungi or bacteria make things worse. Your practitioner may recommend treatment. ...Read more
My son is 4 and has pus filled bumps on both of his hands and on his right foot. I have pictures. I took him to the dr and still nothing.
See doctor: It might be kind of infection. Go to see doctor and get treatment. ...Read more
Pain when i put pressure on the ball of my left foot (under big toe). Picture on my file. There is also a white bump. The black square is bandaid.
Hard to say!: Images cannot be uploaded here. They can on Healthtap Prime, though. We need more information as well. How long have you had it? Have you changed footwear? ...Read more
My friend has a red bump on her big toe at the base of the toe nail (left side) , she cant go to a doctor right now , but it there any possibility medicines or anything she can put on it that can possibly help it ? If youll like she can send pictures.
Depends: If there was a lot of damage done it may grow back 'funny' but usually they grow back the same. ...Read more
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I'm getting foot pain along with numbness. My foot is also a little deformed but this pain is new, what to do?
Foot cramps my toes seem to look like there deformed when i get the cramps after cramps they go back to normal?
Well that is : Ll part of the cramp, the muscle goes into a spasm... ...Read more
Where could one get shoes to fit a foot deformed by charcot osteoarthropathy, apart from a hospital?
See a Podiatrist: Extra depth accommodative shoes and custom shoes are available at many podiatry offices. With that type of condition, you would want to establish yourself with a podiatrist for outpatient care. If the dpm does not offer that service in his/her office, they typically will be working with an orthotist/pedorthist who can fabricate the shoes and inlays for you. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Saddle bone foot break 15 yr ago. Now too center of foot hard sharp bump and bones seem raised on right side center. No pain just looks deformed?
My ankle is deformed from past injury. My foot always goes red after being on it and is cold other times. feet are cold and injured ankle hurts so bad?
May be vascular: This could be a circulatory issue. You would benefit from getting a vascular evaluation to see if that's the problem. ...Read more
Pain in right foot on side. Also, bone and toe pain on big toe when pressure applied. Felt pop in it when I tripped 2 weeks ago. Bone feels deformed?
What type of foot doctor do I go to bring my daughter and son, whose feet are really flatfooted and i'm concern that it may cause severe abnormalities later on when they grow up. I went to some orthotics companies who prescribed them braces/insoles which
Review with your DR: Flat foot appearance in kids is common and may never bring symptoms in their lifetime. The transition through the teen years will give them a larger frame and muscle mass, requiring them to carry a relatively larger mass on their feet.At this point, symptoms may become evident & show the need for orthotics. I have seen little benefit over several decades in pretreating. ...Read moreSee 9 more doctor answers
I am suffering plantar foot pain since two years ago and it moves between different joints of my foot there is no abnormalities in my laboratory tests and radiographies.I also suffer inflammatory signs such as morning pain and stiffness. I hope you could
I have a cluster of brown blistery almost resemble light colore moles I've had them for a couple of years not sure what they are I have pictures to s?
Need pictures/locati: Need to see pictures . Where are they on your skin? ...Read more
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Think fungus: Fungal infections of the nail(s), or onychomycosis. A podiatrist can make the diagnosis, and offer treatment options. ...Read more
Great photos: Here are two great photos (one close up & one showing the pattern at a distance): http://www.Bing.Com/images/search?Q=herpes+zoster+lymph+nodes&id=e89fed9c27dbc2f96582e3333a3adc00d2195a0a&form=iqfrba#view=detail&id=e89fed9c27dbc2f96582e3333a3adc00d2195a0a&selectedindex=0. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Nail discoloration : A dark line across your nail may have a variety of causes. Trauma to the nail plate from athletic activity may cause some subungual (under the nail) bleeding. If this the source in time a clear nail will grow out. A fungal infection can cause this as well. A specialist will determine if a biopsy is necessary to rule out a relatively less common but more serious condition such as a melanoma. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer