How To Fix A Cracked Toenail?

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Can a split toenail be repaired?

In cases of severe nail splits, a person may need to see their healthcare provider. They may need to remove the nail completely. They may also need to stitch the nail bed. If possible, they may reattach the nail using either stitches or glue.9 Aug 2019

How do you treat a cracked toenail?

Coat the area with antibiotic ointment and top with a nonstick bandage. Change the bandage every day and whenever it gets wet. (If any part gets stuck, soak it under warm running water until it slips off.) For the first couple of days, ease any pain and swelling by propping up your foot.7 Sep 2019

How do you fix a split nail?

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What causes toenails to crack?

A split nail is usually caused by physical stress, nutrient deficiency, or wear and tear. Split nails can be a problem, especially if you work with your hands.31 Jul 2018