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... For several years, I've had a problem with a fingernail that has now flared up again. There is a bit of a "lump" up under the cuticle area of my middle finger, and it appears a bit swollen and raised away from the nail. ... (2 replies)
... This is not classic for paronychia. Paronychia will effect just about all the nails and will make the skin all around the cuticle red, swollen, itchy, peeling and sore. Since this is only on one side and is oozing pus, it sounds more like you may have just a bacterial infection. ... (3 replies)
Toe infection
Oct 21, 2006
... minutes. Use a pair of sharp cuticle nippers or clippers to cut away the corner. ... (5 replies)

... I have a bad habit of picking my cuticles, and finally it has caught up with me. For the last couple months my index finger on one of my hands has gotten red and swollen around the cuticle. I soaked it, or put some neosporin on it and it would go away but come back. ... (3 replies)
... days it starts burning again, and the area around the nail gets red and swollen. The nail is gross now, all bumpy and strange and the skin on the sides of the nail have separated from the nail. ... (0 replies)
... About a month ago I developed a swollen, red painful thumb in corner just below the cuticle. ... (2 replies)
... nd doesn't take my natural nail with it. However, on the skin right under the bottom of the nail, going down the top of my finger towards the knuckle, has gotten red and looks like there's tiny little blisters, maybe? ... (1 replies)
... These growths are usually not soft like cuticle or skin, but rather more hard like a fingernail and again, are just "slivers". They catch on clothes and such and are pretty painful if just pulled off. ... (2 replies)
... tly to the skin and the little bit of nail that I had left. Last week, I hit the nail again and this time it is loose all the way underneath the cuticle. It is swollen and red around the cuticle as well and hurts like heck. I have been keeping it bandaged during the day to prevent hitting it further. ... (3 replies)
... mething on it, I was guessing an antibacterial, before she finished. But last night, I notied that the skin on my thumb at the bottom of my nail was a little bit red and swollen, and had a clear drop of fluid on my cuticle. I wiped it off, and then squeezed my thumb, and watery fluid came out of my cutcle. ... (4 replies)
Injured Finger
Feb 21, 2007
... swollen. It is two days later and the tip of my finger is still swollen and of course the bruising underneath is still there. The brusing has also increased. ... (0 replies)
... You already answered your own question when you stated "Between the red part and the cuticle, the nail is now kind of yellow-gray." Unless the nail was ripped out by the root, a new nai lwill emerge. It will not look very good at first, but it will get better as the nail bed heals. the damaged portion will be pushed off the free edge as the new nail plate cells emerge. (2 replies)
... May be too early to tell, but here is what happened. Smashed my finger in a door about a month ago. The finger got really swollen, and there was some bleeding under the nail (so the nail turned dark red - almost black near the cuticle) The swelling has pretty much gone down The dark red part of the nail is moving forward (like the nail is growing) Between the red part... (2 replies)
... What you have is called Pterygium and is a forward growth of the cuticle at the proximal nail fold - the portion of skin that touches the nail plate. This is a condition that requires a physician to surgically remove that portion of skin that grows forward covering the nail plate. Every time you cut it back yourself, it grows back with a vengeance. Every time you cut it, it... (6 replies)




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