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Rusty prick under nail

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i pricked lightly the palm of my hand indoors with a rusty planter nail? Do I need a technic shot? ...

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I have stepped on an old nile , but blood didn't came out of my foot . And I don't remember when is the last time I got tetanus shot , i know for sure i got one 12 years ago . But the can remember if I got another one between those time . Should I...

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Today i got stab by a nail and its rusty please advise How soon i have till seek treatment ...

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I stepped on a rusty nail a couple of weeks ago. The puncture healed quick but a couple of days later the top of my foot was swollen and very sore to the point that I was limping, Since then, it has ...

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While doing a home improvement project in my bedroom I hit an old carpet nail with my hand and it went into the cuticle of my thumb. I've put antibiotic ointment on it and a band aid, but I know I ...

Public Forum Discussions

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I got pricked by a slightly rusty nail, and no blood came out. I don t recall the last time I got a tetanus shot, but my mom told me it s fine since it s not really swelling. It happened during the night ...

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I was pulling nails small nails stuck in concrete and one rusty nail flew and hit my eye lid causing a puncture wound, it didn t go deep, it was bleeding a bit I immediately washed ...

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I pricked my finger on a rusty nail. A tiny spec of blood the color of the rust appeared and i then wiped it off and no more blood appeared. I washed my hands shortly after. This was 90 minutes ago ...

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hello doctor, actually I have a question regarding pricking myself by a solid iron nail ... spend I have a problem of headache but no fever or flu like that.The pin was not rusty, So in this case ...

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Hello. My Mom pricked her left foot with a rusty nail. She went to the hospital and was given a tetanus shot. They also cleaned the wound and removed a blackish thing. They then gave her antibiotics ...

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So I was building a tree house in the woods and I were using all the wood from the old tree house that was back there and they had rusty nails on them and I accidentally scraped my finger on one of them while I ...

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I stepped on a rusty nail in an old shed i was cleaning out, the nail went through my shoe and punctured the bottom of my foot, i pulled the nail out, my foot seems to be slightly swollen ...

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stepped on a nail in one of the boards. some of the nails are rusty and some are not, i do not know which one i stepped on. there was barely a prick on the bottom of my foot. hardly any bleeding i almost ...

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Hi, My daughter cut the palm of her hand on a rusty nail yesterday. I cleaned it with Dettol and steri stripped it. Today I have cleaned it twice and put an iodine impregnated gauze on it. She is 15 ...

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My husband knelt on a board he was fixing and there was a small rusty screw that superficially punctured his knee. It bled a little. I cleaned it with alcohol pads, put triple antibiotic ...

Mobile Questions and Answers

doctor1 MD

Hi kadian You must take a booster inj Tetanus toxoid Clean and dress the wound. Reply with thanks.

doctor1 MD

Yes, you do. IF you are already immunized this will work as a booster. If you are not immunized in last 5 years take a reap too to have a proper immunization as advised by your Doctor, we advise to take one more after 1 and 9 months to have a proper immunity.

doctor1 MD

hello. no don't do it yourself. and the clotted blood wont go this way. it takes time to get clotted blood dissolved under nails. wait for another 7 days, it will start to fade. you can take painkiller if the pain is not manageable. regards