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Sore Hair Follicle On Big Toe
Had ingrown toenail on big toe,removed it. where toenail came off nail bed it wont grow back.i have half toenail on big toe.why won't it grow back.Ty?
In the Details.: Some toenail surgeries will allow the toenail to regrow. But, there are procedures that permanently stop the nail from regrowing. This variation is usually explained before the surgery is done and your consent given. Having said that, some times the nail root is stunted during the nail removal procedure. This can temporarily slow regrowth of the involved nail. You might check with the surgeon. ...Read more
Big toe sore, skin red, squeezed and pus came out side of toe nail. is it a possible ingrown toe nail ? Infection ?
A few small itchy red sores at root of hair follicle on testicles, slightly sore? Also have a small closed red sore under cuticle of thumb, related?
Ingrown hair on my bikini area that turned pea size to half a goofball size overnight. I removed the hair and it drained blood and puss. Aftercare?
Warm compress : If no signs of infection, fever, puss drainage or band of redness that is getting bigger around it, apply a warm compress to the area a few times a day and this will help well and quickly. If signs of infection are present or develop, contact your physician or healthcare professional right away. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Itchy smooth pink bump on scalp. Hair falling out around it in dime size area. What is it? Will hair grow back? I do hav body acne, could be related?
On both my big toes, my toe-nail line is receding on one side. One had dark fluid underneath (pus from ingrown irritation?) any ideas? Thanks.
Many possibilities: Some causes of nail abnormalities include trauma due to tight shoes, infection, and medication side effects. Have the feet inspected by a professional to determine the cause of the problem, as treatment varies depending on the diagnosis. ...Read more
Can vaseline clog hair follicles? Got a little road rash above my lip , i've been keeping vaseline on it, can see follicles but the hair is not growing
No.: Vaseline will not prevent hair growth by plugging follicles. ...Read more
Several ingrown toenail removal surgeries on same big toe. Very tiny nail left - really ugly and embarassing. Are there fake toenails?
Big pimple bump on outer low edge of cheek, so an inch and a half'sh from anus. not sore unless prodded, reddish/purple like vein color. Hair, rub?
Nail is growing back on big toe but seems that since it's halfway, tip toe seems like it's above nail. Will it continue widen and lengthen on toe bed?
Time will tell. : Sometimes if the toe is higher than the nail the nail will simply stop growing when it reaches this "dead end". ...Read more
Rubbed cryoderm on neck for pain large bump appeard behind ear small bumps on hair line r side of neck tight hair band around head feel ruff sore?
Infected: Best to see your doctor to get it treated before the infection spreads further. Has the hair been removed yet? ...Read more
Red itchy hard painful bump on calf. Possibly ingrown hair. Pulled tiny sharp hair out, hurt worse. Applied bag balm. Bump smaller now, but I limp. ?
Doctor can check: A bump from an ingrown hair on the lower leg should not cause an amount of pain that would make a person limp. There could be something more serious there, and one's primary care doctor can examine the area to see what is going on. One possibility is a skin cyst (epidermal inclusion cyst) that has gotten inflamed or infected... those usually need to be opened or removed. ...Read more