Have extra fingers and toes, webbed toes. How can they be removed?
Hi my daughter was born with 12 fingers and 13 toes. She had the finger bits removed at 3mths old and her two extra little toes removed at 2yrs old. At 13yrs old she had surgery to remove the extra big toe bit (which was attached to her left big toe no bone but had a full nail) and bone was taken...
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Green color scab on inner wall of nose. How to remove it?
I have a scab in my nose on the inner wall (looks green-using a flashlight) that isn t going away. My nose has been stopped up on the same side. Do I see a doctor, and should it be a regular doctor, ENT of allergy doctor? My previsou allergy doctor blew it off as a result of allergy nose spray. I...
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How to cure toe infection without removing the nail plate ?
Hello! Two weeks earlier a twig struck my left toe just a little inside the nail. But now it has turned into an infection and has spread under the toe nail and around the nail. I have started medication from yesterday. My doctor said that the nail pl
Knee injury, black scab, tenderness. Should scab be removed?
My 89 year old mother had injured her knee ( tibia spinal fracture ) about 12 weeks ago which created a lot of bleeding up and down her leg. Her knee is doing much better now but she has developed a sore on her ankle from the blood not circulating properly. It has turned into a black scab now...
Dried scabs on head, wound, no bleeding, allergy, fever
Discovered two dried scabs on my 4 year old daughters head today. We gave her a bath and removed the scabs which left two small open wounds which are not bleeding. She is always scratching her head but it has never resulted in bleeding. She currently has a lot of allergies . No fever . Should we...
How do you treat a toenail that has been torn from the toe by a door sliding over it? It is still attached on one side only.
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It is usually treated by removing it completely
It will fully grow again with time...
See a General Surgeon
Wishing speedy recovery
I noticed that I have developed a bunion on my big toe in my right foot. How do I treat it and if gone untreated what will happen?
Please help! Thanks!
The symptoms associated with the bunion can be treated medically but the actual pathology is treated only by surgery involving removing the abnormal bony enlargement and correction of the skeletal deformity.
Ive got hard skin under my big toe nail how can i get this to go, its very painful.
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It looks like you've got some infection in the nail bed of your big toe. I am afraid you will need to see a physician so that he/she can puncture and remove the pus which is causing the pain. In addition, you ca
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