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I am losing large amounts of head hair, toenails falling off, many blood spots inside arms, fatigue and joint pain?
Carefully trim it: If in doubt see foot doc.Get a more detailed answer ›
If your nail is loose and coming off sometimes it is better to have it partially removed. You have to be careful that you do not do any more damage to it by catching it on your socks tearing it further.
Check with your podiatrist and make sure there is nothing else going on under the nail which caused it to come loose in the first place. ...Read more
If the nail is not c: If the nail is not completely detached put a bandage or tape over the nail to keep it from ripping off. Eventually the nail plate will loosen and detach without trauma. If painful or bleeding or redness see your podiatrist for immediate care. ...Read more
Trim it short: If you can't do this or self see a podiatrist who may just take the nail off for you. ...Read more
My big toenails are falling off and new ones are trying to grow back. It is not due to a fungus and I have had no trauma or surgery. What's up?
My toenail is falling off from a trama a few months ago but there is a new one about halfway grown behind/underneath it. Is it safe to paint it?
You Decide...: I'm not sure just what you mean by safe, but, I can offer you this. Recently traumatized nails are more susceptible to developing fungal infections. Applying nail polish, and the subsequent use of polish removers, may put your new toenail at an increased risk of developing a nail fungus and all the issues of the involved treatment. Go figure. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
More info needed: To receive an answer that will be more helpful for you, you need to give more information...Your health status, any problems such as gout, diabetes or blood pressure concerns. You should state how long it has been a problem and what you do to make it feel better. Also tells us what it looks like. Is it discolored, swollen or point tender. The more you tell the better the answer. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
They could: But if the nail has been bruised or otherwise injured more severely the root (matrix) that they grow from can be injured, causing the nail (s) to grow back deformed. Injury to the nail can cause secondary infection, which can also further deform/damage the new nail. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My big toenail fell off a couple of years ago due to apparent fungus. It partially grows and falls off again. How can I fix this?
U may not be able to:
There is something called keryflex you may want to try, a material is used on your real nail to basically act as an extension.
If your real nail is still fungal I would treat that and maybe try taking biotin and see if you have any luck... ...Read more
I broke my big toe and detached the toenail. Now, the skin is falling off all of my toes in sheets. Cuticles have lots of build up. Why?
HOW LONG AGO?:
Was it X-rayed Antibiotics What/how long- need to prevent bone infection-Osteomelitis- may need scan
to verify +/- it. If clear, nail MAY regrow normally but should be removed. Appears skin is dehisced (sloughed). Shouls regrow in 28 days IF no infection ...Read more