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Why do toenails fall off

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Dr. Saumya Mittal MD

can you tell me why my toe nails would be going yellow ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saumya Mittal ( Diabetologist)
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. Geetika Paul MD

My toenails are brittle and crumbly. Why? Last year I had both both big toenails removed. One had come back brittle and crumbly. The rest of my nails are brittle and crumbly as well. The toenail... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geetika Paul ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Albana Sejdini MD

I am currently taking terbinafine cream for fungal toenail infection but this doesn t seem to have much effect. I have been taking this for 5 years. All toenails are affected particularly the large ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Albana Sejdini ( 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)

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Dr. Praveen Rodrigues MD

On my large toe and one small toe, i repeatedly have a toenail growing underneath a toe nail. When the bottom nail grows out the top one eventually falls off. Why is this? It started in2008 after i got... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen Rodrigues ( Dermatologist)
Dr.       Honey Arora MD

Hi, I have toenail infection, first time ever. Don t even know how I got it. My doctor gave me Adco-Sporozole to drink. My doctor told me to drink it for 1 week and then be off it for three weeks, repeat 3 times.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Honey Arora ( Dentist)
Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi MD

I have a problem with ingrown toenails. A couple of years ago I had the foot doctor permanently cut the toenails that always get ingrown out (kill the nerve or what have you). Recently, I ve started to get ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Akhtarhusian Ghausi ( General & Family Physician)
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. 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)

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Dr. Anantharamakrishnan MD

Welcome to HCM Needs Dermatologist to evaluate – they are specialists for skin, hair and nail The usual cause is fungus infection Here are several others… Diagnosis needs physician consultation and investigations… Get...

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