Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Pain in the Toenail after Injury Evaluation

The evaluation of a toenail injury begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in someone with a toenail injury may include:

Tests that may be used to evaluate a toenail injury include:
  • Toe x-ray:
    • Normal

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Last Updated: Sep 4, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Pain in the Toenail after Injury References
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