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How long does a nail bruise last?

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Dr. David Hildreth
Surgery - Hand Surgery
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In brief: Up to 3 months

A nail bruise(subungual hematoma) may last for months there is no way to hurry the bodies healing process.

In brief: Up to 3 months

A nail bruise(subungual hematoma) may last for months there is no way to hurry the bodies healing process.
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Dr. Mark Khorsandi
sometimes they need to be drained, depending on the size.
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