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Smashed fingernail smells

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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. Been soaking it in 50/50 solution of peroxide and water a couple of times a day. Clear, non-smelling ...
 

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...
 

What causes black lines on fingernails?

Can a zone cream .05 cause black lines in fingernails ...
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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 ...
 

Should I be worried as my daughter had some pull-ups that smell like fingernail polish remover?

Should I be worried if my 2.5 year old girl has had some pull-ups recently that smell like fingernail polish remover? It isn t every one, just 1 or 2 in the last couple of days. I already took her ...
 

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 ...
 

Can fingernail cracks cause brain tumors?

...4 weeks ago....and the docs mentioned something about cracks in her fingernails relating ...
 

How to overcome habit of picking fingernails?

my son picks his toenails and fingernails to below finger/toe level. they bleed/harden/blacken and are outright disgusting. he s had surgery on one toe already a few years back. He takes Celexa already, he went ...
 

Why are fingernails of an infant falling off?

What could cause bits of fingernails and a toe nail to fall off of a healthy 10 month old who drinks 24 or more oz of formula daily and eats a healthy diet of table foods? This began a week ago ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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 ...
 

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. ...
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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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