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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Dr. Arun Prasad
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Dr. Arun Prasad

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Diabetic related toenail loss

Premium Questions

Dr. T Chandrakant MD

66 yr old female diabetic and my big toe nail came off it was loose in the shower after going to the gym it was hanging off so i removed it. do i need to put something on it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Shoaib Khan MD

I was cutting my big toenail and it began to bleed a lot. The is some discomfort and redness the injury occurred 24 hours ago. I am diabetic ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shoaib Khan ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.   Ivan R. Rommstein MD

I am diabetic I had my toenail removed partially. It's been almost four weeks. Areas still secrete little blood. There's no pus. Is this normal. My email is YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ivan R. Rommstein ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Mirjeta Guni MD

Hi, my husband is diabetic and on dialysis . He recently was hospitalized for UTI and lung issues. A week or so ago he fell and hit his foot. now he has a black are on the tip of his toe. His home health ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Mirjeta Guni ( Endocrinologist)
Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

the other is all white and he said it is falling off. I am at a loss? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal ( General & Family Physician)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Rebecca Beach MD

My husband had his toenails clipped last week at a local VA clinic., The nurse had to go pretty deep to get the ingrown toenail out. Today it is very red and sore. A neighbor told us to soak ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rebecca Beach ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Jay Patel MD

Hello, I live in St Cloud Florida and need to find a Doctor who practices in Kissimmee,Florida, podiatry...I am a diabetic and have Humana insurance. One I went to chopped my toe nails and told me ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jay Patel ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar MD

Hi My name is Karen Cole and I am a diabetic. A few days ago I what appeared to be an ingrown toe ... and explained why I was calling , told them I was diabetic. So far no response. What can I do at home... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prabhakar Laxman Jathar ( Diabetologist)
Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

My dad will not go to a podiatrist to cut his thick toenails. He is diabetic. My mom is wondering if those tools used to grind toenails are safe for diabetics. She would only use it on his... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
Dr.  T Chandrakant MD

59 year old male with type 2 diabetes, 300 lbs, 5 9 . Noticed that my toenails, next to large toe, have turned a darker color than normal. Looks like bruising. Also on left large toenail there is some ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. T Chandrakant ( General Surgeon)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Srilatha Myaka MD

i suggest you to check for diabetes and meet a surgeon for further managment

Dr. Shruti Rijhwani MD

Dear Madam, You need to send me your weight so that I know whether you are obese are not . Polyuria , weight loss , polydipsia are symptoms of type 2 diabetes . Type 1 diabetes presents differently...

Dr. Klerida Shehu MD

I recommend to go to Er to have the toe nail surgically removed. It can't be healed with otc medicine.