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My toenail ripped off. I put on a bandage. How long before it grows back?

My toenail ripped off. I put on a bandage. How long before it grows back?

Nail regrowth: Average regrowth of the nail can be approximately 9 months to a full year. ...Read more

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Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Toenails (Definition)

Toenails are the hard coverings at the end of the toes. Nails are made out of a protein called keratin. They function to protect the end of the toe and to increase sensitivity of touch. Good nail care is important to prevent ...Read more


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How long does a toe nail take to grow back if ripped off?

How long does a toe nail take to grow back if ripped off?

If the whole nail: Came off it can take anywhere from 6-12 months. On average a nail grows 1-2 mm per month. ...Read more

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Toenail fell off, will it grow back? How long will it take?

Toenail fell off, will it grow back? How long will it take?

Qiute a while...: Statistically, it will take 11 months for the big toenail to grow back. It will be quicker for the smaller nails and how good your circulation is. ...Read more

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How long does it take for a removed toenail to grow back? And what makes it grow faster?

How long does it take for a removed toenail to grow back? And what makes it grow faster?

Toenails: Depending on which toenail it is it usually takes upto 1 year or longer for a toenails to regrow. Normal diet is important as are other medical conditions such as diabetes. Folic acid and vit. B supplements may help. ...Read more

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Just had ingrown toenail removed how long do I need to keep it bandaged for?

Just had ingrown toenail removed how long do I need to keep it bandaged for?

Ingrown: Nail sx post op usually soak in warm water with epsom salt twice daily, cover area wit triple antibiotic and bandaid 5 days is what I have my patients do. Hope it helps! ...Read more

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