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I Have A Black Foot Nail Is There Something Wrong With Me
See a doctor: If the black toenail is new, you should have this checked. The most common benign situation is trauma to the nail, causing the nailbed to bleed and clot which appears black. However, a melanoma under the nail can also appear black. For this reason, black nails should always be evaluated by your dermatologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
That you haven't...: ...taken yourself to the ER yet. OMG--get there now please. ...Read more
Dear sir, my feet nails has broken and getting black i don't know why. What is the main causes thanks a lot?
Itchy feet: Many times a foot infection caused by a fungus can give this presentation. Are you diabetic? Do you have an immune disorder? These conditions can contribute to your problem too. If the skin is slufing off, you may have cellulitis from all the scratching you are doing and you can get your skin infected. Please call to make an appointment with your physician or podiatrist. You will need medication. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
For the past year I have had black lines under the nails of my middle toes on both feet. What could be the cause?
Probably nothing: There are many causes of cold extremities. You are too young for severe peripheral vascular disease. There are other conditions - reynauds - that can cause transient vascular spasm. Of course the other issue is that you live up north. If it is very bothersome i would suggest you check it out by your primary doc - if all ok - u will have to live with it, or consider moving south. ...Read more