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What The Heck Is Nail Avulsion Really
Mostly observation: If the nail plate was avulsed cleanly and the nail bed (matrix) has not been damaged, then only observation is necessary. Keep the area clean and dry. The nail plate usually takes about 6 months to grow from the cuticle to the tip of the digit. If you have any questions or concerns, be sure to see a board certified hand surgeon. ...Read more
Most nail injuries: such as an avulsion look worse than they are. the nail plate, the hard nail comes off but if the underlying nail bed is ok, the nail grows back in a few months. laceration to the sterile nail matrix or the germinal matrix (the root of the nail can affect growth ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Nail removal: Removal of the nail plate but maintaining the germinal matrix to allow for regeneration of the nail. ...Read more
What to do if I am planning to go for a nail avulsion , but anyone know of a place and the price ?
? Nail removal: To,doctors a nail avulsion is usually traumatic in origin. It refers to removal of the nail plate. This may be necessary for some type of infections in or around the nail. A new nail will grow. Permanent removal of a nail so that it will not grow back is sometime necessary. In the foot this can be done by a podiatrist with a chemical injection or surgery. Cost varies ...Read more
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