Unknown hardened layer forming after nail avulsion
Patient :Hi i had to go for a nail avulsion about 2 weeks ago, the toe has more or less healed as of today, except at the area that was previously my toenail, a strange layer is forming. Was just wondering if this is supposed to happen? I thought it was a scab but if im not wrong scabs are black in colour, yet this is pinkish and looks somewhat like a nail but I know for a fact it isnt. Is it supposed to fall off eventually? I'm hoping it will fall off because half of it has come loose and I kinda just got rid of the loose areas. Right now the "scab" is covering only half of the area where my toenail originally was. I'm afraid the nail wont grow back to its original size... What should I do? Could do with some advice, thank you!
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