Bruised Nail

Identification and description of common nail disorders and diseases.

Bruised Nail

Postby jumpyg » Thu May 22, 2008 2:12 pm

Bruised Nail

A bruised nail can be dark spots of blood between the nail plate and the nail bed caused by trauma. It can vary in colour from moroon to black. It will grow out over time, but if it is severe, the nail may fall off.

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