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Why Is My Big Toenail Yellow And There Are Lumps On My Big Toe
hard yellow lump under skin on both feet before and it went away now it's back on the left foot and it hurts to walk , also on thumbs like callus. ,?
Big toe has a red area at bottom of my toenail looks swollen a bit and weird clear ooze that hardens into yellow crusty stuff tried peroxide it foams?
Is it itchy: Appears to be an eczema from the description you gave. Avoid putting hydrogen peroxide. Clean with tap water and soap, dry the area and then apply a steroid cream -otc preparations initially. If not helpful than get a more potent preparation from your pcp it doesn't appear to be pyogenic whitlow as there appears to be less question of pain. Avoid changing shoes often. Avoidnew detergents/new shoes. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My toenails on my rt foot have gotten thicker but not yellow. Could it be fungus? I had an injury to big toe and now that nail and the others arethick
Can I use apple cider vinegar directly on my toenails? They're hard, a little bit yellow at the tips. One big toe has black stuff that i can't reach.
My big toe is red an numb and somewhat sore. Now my toenail is yellow and trying to fall off. What is wrong with it?
Onycholysis/mycosis: Your nail is coming loose because fungus in the toenail distorts the shape of the nail. The nail becomes loose and constantly moves with walking causing irritation and redness and infection. See a podiatrist for antibiotics and treatment options. Oral antifungals only have a 38% cure rate and topicals have less than a 10% cure rate. The nail can also be removed permanently by a podiatrist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Possibly: Depending on the causes or etiology of the problem. If the condition was caused by trauma to the nail root there are less chances to repair the damaged nail. However if the problem is a fungus infection then controlling the infection may improve the overall appearance of the nail. Check with your doc for proper diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Manual treatment: Toe nail fungus also responds better to the medication of the nail plate is ground down and trimmed, to manually remove the fungal debris. This reduces the chances of getting it reinfected by fungus and it also gives immediate improvement in appearance. The line across the nail might indicate a new nail plate growing in underneath. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My two big toe nails have completely cracked horizontally.One fell off half way and the other is yellow. They are ugly.What can I do about them?
I have a cluster of lumps on the right side of my left foot I walk a lot at work and sprained my big toe years ago sometimes it hurts me please help ?
I'm a little confuse: With your question. You have two complaints yes? They sound like they are separate problems. I would recommend you see a foot doctor for both issues. 1) you should get a diagnosis for your "lumps".... Without seeing a picture it is hard to formulate a guess. 2) your big toe - the first mpj bears a lot of weight and xrays and in personal evaluation is important to rule out what is wrong. ...Read more