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Why Are My Nails Pulling Away
The skin under my fingernails is pulling away from the nail due to wear and tear. How can I get it to go back and "stick"?
Dermanail, genedur: Separation of the nail is called oncholysis and can be seen with trauma, thyroid disease and reaction to nail products. Dermanail and prescription genedur can help repair the nail. In addition oral supplements with silica and biotin can be helpful in repairing nail changes. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Onycholysis: Most common causes are trauma (tapping long fingernails on keyboard), frequent exposure to water, & harsh chemicals (nail polish remover). Certain diseases can cause it as well: psoriasis, overactive thyroid, fungal infxns. Drugs like tetracycline or fluoroquinolones (cipro, et al) can cause it. See following site for treatment suggestions: http://www.Drugs.Com/health-guide/onycholysis.Html. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My friend feel on my big toe now it's yellowish. What will happen? Will my toe nail grow back on it's on without me pulling it off?
I have a small cut from me pulling a hang nail it bled early in the day but stopped is it possible to get HIV from touching damp pants with sperm.
After pulling a hang nail about five weeks ago, I still have awful pain on the side of my fingernail. Should I see a doctor or wait?
How to treat moldy nails? (except pulling out the nails) it happens on my mom's toe nails. Both of the thumbnails. Thank you so much!
I have a pulling sensation from top of foot down to big toe nail can feel it when I rub against the vein could it be a blood clot?
Trauma: Repetitive micro-trauma (small trauma caused by repetitive motions) can cause the nail to separate from the nail bed. If it is in your toenails it could be from the way you walk or your arches not being supportive. I recommend seeing a dermatologist or podiatrist if the problem persists. ...Read more
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