On my big toe, it is starting to go black

Patient

Q: On my big toe, it is starting to go black in the corner, it doesn't cause me any pain or anything but wanted to know what I can do to make it better?

Symptoms:  None
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Doctor

A:   Hi.
Thanks for your query and picture.

The nails are showing evidence of fungal infection and the blackness may be result of this or due to a trauma, the history of which you have not given.

It appears from the picture that you need to take antifungal treatment from your Doctor.
Remember that it takes 1 year for toenails to grow, hence you have to continue treatment that long.

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