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What should I do about subungual hematoma?

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Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Family Medicine
6 doctors agree

In brief: Get it drained

This is one of the most satisfying treatments in a primary care office.
Some doctors have a special drill to go through the nail. I have used a hemostat, a red hot paper clip and a lighter when in the field on a camping trip. The trick it to just go through the nail and not into the soft tissue below. The relief is instant.

In brief: Get it drained

This is one of the most satisfying treatments in a primary care office.
Some doctors have a special drill to go through the nail. I have used a hemostat, a red hot paper clip and a lighter when in the field on a camping trip. The trick it to just go through the nail and not into the soft tissue below. The relief is instant.
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Dr. Jon Ahrendsen
Thank
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: If pain

have it drained by a doctor.

In brief: If pain

have it drained by a doctor.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
Thank
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