II hit my big toe on my bed post and

Patient

Q: II hit my big toe on my bed post and the nail is purple. It looks as if it is about to come off. It has been hurting on and off for 4-5 days and is red around it. I have varicose veins on my feet.What should I do, if anything?

Symptoms:  Toenail feels as if it is getting ready to come off. It has been hurting.It is red around the nail. Is there anything I can or should do?
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