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Finger injury, clear discharge from fingernail, rotten chicken smell. Infection?

Grown son smashed right Ring finger a week ago. Cut on tip of finger and nail was black and blue ...-smelling discharge from under the fingernail a couple of times, but last night the discharge though still clear had ...
 

Suggest the cure for split fingernails

I have split fingernails. How do I cure that? ...
 

Fingernails are becoming flat. Reason?

My fingernails are becoming flat. Why? ...
 

What is the cause and treatment for fingernail abnormalities?

Dear Dr. dermatolog im attaching my wife finger nail which has lately sort of curve in its middle changing its shape pls see attached image . would you please advice what is this is there any thing to do or cream to use . iheared that in some...
 

Fingernail beds are bumpy, horizontal bumps. What is this?

I just notice that my fingernail beds are bumpy. The bumps are horizontal. What does this mean? ...
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Sore throat, area of smashed fingernail getting warm. Suggestions?

Hi. I SMASHED my finger/fingernail badly 1 week ago. There has been lots of clear drainage/ blood . A couple of days ago it began to smell...quite fetid. I have soaked it in hydrogen peroxide every day. Now ...
 

Pain in the middle of fingernail. What could it be?

Hello, I get a very sharp pain in the middle of my fingernail if i knock or bang it on anything. This has been happening now for approx 2 months, and is only on 1 finger (all other fingernails are fine ...
 

Have a bump under the skin next to a fingernail

I have a soft bump under skin next to a fingernail. No discoloration, pain, or redness, just a swollen area. The fingernail adjacent to the bump has become deformed, concave on that side of the nail ...
 

What are the causes of ridges and splitting in fingernails?

Within the last two years, all of my fingernails on both hands have developed ridges and are splitting constantly. I have found very little written about this problem. Can you say what causes this ...
 

How could Livalo affect my fingernails?

How could Livalo affect my fingernails? I have three that look like they have the beginning of fungus. Never had this problem before in my life. I am 62. Had this approx 3 months ago. stopped meds ...
 

Why would the skin under fingernails turn brown intermittently ?

skin under fingernails turns brown from time to time ...
 

Losing fingernails in hands and feet. What should be done?

My 25 month old, startes loosing her fingernails in both feet and hands. She does not have any other sympthoms and does not seem to be hurt at all. We are a family of four, with our oldes being 9 ...
 

Whiteness under the fingernail, lifting and losing nail. Help

Hello Dr. ! I have started to lose two fingernails..they are turning while under the nail ... fingernails....God Bless...Many..Many Thank you s...Susan ...
 

Having painful circular growth under fingernail. What is this?

My husband has a growth under lhis fingernail that is circular and in the middle of the end of his ... hard like a fingernail. ...
 

Child has fingernails detaching from nailbed. Could this be due to falling?

, and was suggested to undergo surgery. But there came another problem. I noticed that his fingernails were beginning to detach from the nailbed. Could the problem in his nails (fingernails and toenails) be an effect of his ...
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Significance of ridges on fingernails?
hi some changes on the nails and nail beds indicate some internal disease and internal problems. usually horizontal ridges on nail indicate past history of malnutrition.pale nails indicate anemia.clubbing of nails indicate synotic heart diseases and chronic lung disease.yellow nails indicate jaundice liver disease
 
How do you stop fingernail and toenail fungus.
hi, To stop the finger nail fungus, you need to apply over the counter antifungal cream (athletic foot's cream), along with making sure keep your toe dry (don't wear shoes for too long, if no alternate please remove shoe ever 2 hrs and make your foot dry with room air. Hope it helps. Thanks for the query. Dr. JAY PATEL
 
Hi doctor, What can I do to have long nails? Thanks
Hello and thank ou for asking HCM, I will try to help you by giving some advice how to keep your fingernails healthy. Keep your fingernails dry and clean, file your fingernails regularly, use moisturizer. Do not abuse your fingernails, bite your fingernails or pick at your cuticles, pull off hangnails. You can also use vitamin D and calcium.
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