... More often than not yellowing of toenails, especially the big toe, indicate fungal infection. ... (2 replies)
... I had a toenail fungus over two years ago and I took an oral prescription. I think it was Lamisil. ... (9 replies)
... effective at best. In addition, some can actually damage your liver. My husband took a course of treatment which they followed with a liver function test. He was fine, but it's very strong stuff. ... (9 replies)
... I'm sorry to hear of your less than desired result. Do you know what laser therapy was used?
I had my 2 big toes treated last year with the FDA approved Noveon NailLaser - it was 3 treatments over 6 week period. It was very successful - the nails have totally grown out strong and clear with no indication of any fungus. This treatment was done by a DPM.
I waited for... (1 replies)
... About a month ago I went to the podiatrist to have an ingrown toenail removed. I was given an injection to numb the toe. However, when the Dr. ... (0 replies)
... that had grown in underneath it. I thought, OK, this is all just part of the regrowth process, and left it be. Over the next months that turned into years, the toenail stopped all growth. It just seemed to get thicker every now and then, and I would file it to try and keep it from doing so. ... (8 replies)
... I have a funny feeling on the side of my nail on left big toe could this be nerve damage? ... (2 replies)
... Smile - good to hear from you! I reached 6 months post-op on 4/7. At this point, my foot is feeling pretty well most of the time. Still can't do too much walking or stationary standing - both seem to induce swelling and a dull, throbbing at times, aching that I can't ignore.
I remember my first few weeks after surgery in October - I kept hoping that the post surgery... (35 replies)
... I was out walking around with some friends of mine with open toed shoes on. I am exactly sure how it happened but one of my friends wound up stepping on my left big toe and breaking off the nail. ... (0 replies)
... I had surgery two years ago for arthritis and hammer toes, and had constant pain which was getting worse. Recently I went back to my GP to ask for a referral to an orthopedic surgeon, to get an MRI and to get a scrpt for pain killers. He said it would be best to try pain management for nerve damage. So that's what I'm doing. I've been on medication for about 2 and a half... (32 replies)