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Is my nail going to fall off?

(3 Posts)
Queeniethecorgi Mon 13-Jan-14 07:16:49

I trapped my thumb really hard in a door hinge last night. It's still sore and tender but not swollen and I can move it easily, so def not broken.

Is the nail going to fall off? I can't see the colour as have nail varnish on.

Ferguson Mon 13-Jan-14 17:59:25

If it didn't bleed and isn't swollen, it may not fall off. But even if it does, it will grow again.

Thirty years ago my wife did it in a car door, and that really was bad!

I did his to my toenail, the nail did fall off after a long time, but grew back, I couldn't face looking at it but DH said it looked ok!!

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