It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Nail Problems Message Board
Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 02-07-2012, 08:36 AM   #1
Newbie
(female)
 
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: ny, ny, us
Posts: 1
mlmlml HB User
nail separated from bed - when will it grow back?

I had been getting acrylic nails but I developed an allergy -- itching and flaky skin that lasted 2-3 days every time I had a fill-in. The last time I had a fill-in, my thumb became infected. My md gave me keflex and about 5 days later, it began to drain from under the nail. I noticed that the nail was completely separated from the bed and I cut it off so it wouldn't pull off on its own. It has been one month since the fill-in & I don't see any growth on my thumb. Will it ever grow back? Is there any medical treatment that will help it grow back?

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
Is it necessary to remove a toe nail that has separated from nail bed? Melmomof3 Nail Problems 3 10-31-2008 06:20 AM
Deformed nail/Nail removal tada Nail Problems 4 06-21-2007 08:09 PM
nail seperated from bed...what happens now? fleabeck Nail Problems 1 04-14-2007 04:42 PM
Thumb Nail "Half Moon" Out william2006 Nail Problems 1 05-26-2006 04:28 PM
Blister under toe nail? prtebvr Nail Problems 19 11-29-2005 11:55 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 12:49 PM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!