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What is the normal healing for nail avulsion?
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: 2-6 WEEKS
Depends if it gets infected.

In brief: 2-6 WEEKS
Depends if it gets infected.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: 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

In brief: 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
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Thank
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