My finger nail is hurting me?

Area? You might get local infection where naill and skin comes together, if absess or puss visible drainage,hot compress, need to know whidh part of nail and if there was any trauma.

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I have a reddish whiteish bump beside my finger nail on my skin. It hurts when I touch it. What is it?!

Likely infection. You could have infection there. Don't pick your skin/nail. Little trauma can happen and before you know it, you could have bacterial infection with a bit pus inside. Go to see your doctor for further treatment. Read more...
Paronychia. Yes. This is a common problem. You have an infection and need to be on antibiotics. Please get in to see your physician today. Read more...

I woke up and notice my left thumb was hurting when applied pressure on the finger nail why does it hurt?

You may have. an ingrown nail... In the meantime SOAK it SOAK it SOAK it This helps most reasons for this pain! Dr Z. Read more...
Need more info. Many reasons could be the cause of your complaint from infection, foreign body under the nail or trauma. Please see your family physician and have him/her look a your finger. Read more...

My daughter had a sewing machine needle on into her finger nail. The needle did break. It has been a month and it still hurts. Do you think the needle is still in her finger because it still hurts<

I . I do not know if there is a portion of the needle in her finger. Was part of the needle that broke off unaccounted for? Is her finger red, swollen, tender to the touch or warm? I recomomed that she be evaluated to determine if there is a foriegn body and to ensure that it is healing. Read more...
It . It could be, an xray should show a sewiing needle fragment. At times the injury just hurts because the deep tissues are still healing even without a retained foreign body finger nails are very sensative and any scar and distruption of the growing nail plate will give traction on the sterile matrix ( the soft part under the nail) and could hurt as well. Again even without a retained foreign body. Read more...

Underneath my middle finger nail is yellow and when I press on my finger it hurts really bad. What is that?

Infection. You probalby have an infection of the nail bed called paronychia. This causes pus to accumulate at the nail root and it hurts due to pressure. You will need antibiotics and also the nail may need to be lifted to allow drainage. Read more...

So I'm and for the past 2 months I've had the lump above my penis. It's sort of hard and it hurts to the touch. About as wide as a finger nail.

Lump. If this firm lump is not on the penis but in the public area,it could be a cyst that started as an ingrown hair,a wen or a pustule that hardened. Since it is tender and persistent, I recommend that you have a physician examine it for diagnosis and treatment. Read more...
Sebaceous cyst? If it's in a hairy area (pubic area), it's probably a skin abscess or perhaps an enlarging (or infected) sebaceous cyst. Almost certainly not serious, but could keep growing if not taken care of. See a doctor for diagnosis. Read more...

I have a ingrown finger nail which is causing some pain to my finger tip but I started seeing a red liNE going from my wrist to my elbow, It hurts whe?

Lymphangitis. It sounds like you have lymphangitis or tracking from your infected finger. Please see a doctor today to get some antibiotics. Read more...
Infection. Tracking red line indicates spread of infection , please consult a doctor or go to Emergency department . Read more...
Seek medical. attention asap. Sign of possible infection spreading up the arm. Read more...