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Toenails falling off in children

Premium Questions

Dr. Lekshmi Rita Venugopal MD

My 22 yr. grandson showed me his feet and both of his big toe nail 's are falling off, about 3 ... 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)
Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

This is an update. My thumbnail did eventually fall off after I peeled off the dead skin it was hanging on. The center of my nail bed has become white. How can I help it heal faster, safer. I am ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ronald Schubert ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Jasvinder Singh MD

water again? Does it need to breathe? Should I wait for the nail to fall off? What's the next step? 31yr ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jasvinder Singh ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Sudarshan MD

Hi there, I have a brown spot on my toenail for over a year now....It's been hidden under my nail ... that is could be toenail melanoma?? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sudarshan ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Praveen Tayal MD

I hit my foot up against a iron shelf that I have on the floor and I removed the polish from my feet and I have now is a toenail that's black. what can I do for it? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Tayal ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr. Rahul Kumar MD

Hi, i am a 34 yr old female. Since i was little, every once in a while my 2 nd toe toenail on either foot would come loose, then fall off & there would be a new nail beneath. Lately i have had ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rahul Kumar ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Salah Saad Shoman MD

Hi, I have two children aged 8 and 5. Since birth...or as far back as I remember they both have abnormal toenail growth. Both of their pinky toe nails seem to grow up to a point instead of straight out ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Salah Saad Shoman ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Kathy Robinson MD

My 4 year old has started losing her finger nails and toe nails. They are peeling off, usually from the bottom. Her pediatrician said it was not a fungus and referred me to a dermatologist. They can t get us in for over 2... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kathy Robinson ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. JOSE MERO SANTANA MD

My big toenail has started coming off. It started at the cuticle and now is split and fully loose on one of the sides. I have not injured it and have no yellowing or puss or pain or anything? What could ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. JOSE MERO SANTANA ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

I hurt my big toe over a week ago and I went to the doctor and he said it was bruised under the toenail, he then said that the toenail will probably fall off at some stage and I was just wondering how ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Kerry Pottinger MD

Hi, You have likely developed a fungal infection of the nail bed. I suggest you see your doctor for anti-fungal treatment. Regards, Dr K A Pottinger

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

no ,consult doctor

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

You can take tablet combiflam for headache. Visit a skin specialist for problems with toe nail.