First, let me welcome you to the Pain Management Forum and let you know that we are happy that you found this Forum. I need to be sure that you understand that there are NO Doctors on this Forum. We are ALL CP - Chronic Pain - Patients that share our expertise and experiences that we draw from our OWN CP Issues.
I'm VERY sorry to hear of the problem that you are having with your thumb nail. You MUST go to the Doctor IMMEDIATELY - whether that is YOUR own Doctor or a Walk-In Clinic OR the ER. You DEFINITELY have a VERY severe infection and YOU need to get medical help IMMEDIATELY!!!
PLEASE DON'T WAIT because this is a VERY bad infection to be doing this to your thumb and it can spread!!!!
I HOPE that you will update us AFTER you have been to the Doctor TODAY....Sherry
Thanks for the reply sherry, i been to the doctor and no help not sure what to do next.
I know and understand that there are no doctors here and i want to share my pain issues with everybody. the thumb nail is really the least of my worries i have had 2 majior back operations in tne last 5 years now have 10 screws in my lower back and a ruptured (c7) disk in my neck i stay in pain all the time . if u or any body would like to talk iam here.
Copyright 1994-2017MedHelp International.All rights reserved. MedHelp is a division of Aptus Health.
The Content on this Site is presented in a summary fashion, and is intended to be used for educational and entertainment purposes only. It is not intended to be and should not be interpreted as medical advice or a diagnosis of any health or fitness problem, condition or disease; or a recommendation for a specific test, doctor, care provider, procedure, treatment plan, product, or course of action. Med Help International, Inc. is not a medical or healthcare provider and your use of this Site does not create a doctor / patient relationship. We disclaim all responsibility for the professional qualifications and licensing of, and services provided by, any physician or other health providers posting on or otherwise referred to on this Site and/or any Third Party Site. Never disregard the medical advice of your physician or health professional, or delay in seeking such advice, because of something you read on this Site. We offer this Site AS IS and without any warranties. By using this Site you agree to the following Terms and Conditions. If you think you may have a medical emergency, call your physician or 911 immediately.