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How till I can run. I had the toe nail removed last Monday.

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How long till I can run. I had the toe nail removed last Monday.
mysticdoc : The views expressed by me are for educational purposes only and do not establish a doctor patient relationship.
mysticdoc : Hello,
mysticdoc : Thanks for your question.
mysticdoc : Usually it takes 10 to 14 days for the healing process.
mysticdoc : This time period also ensures less injury to the nail bed while new nail is growing.
Customer: Ok so should I maybe wait till Wednesday. I have a 5k race Saturday night.
mysticdoc : yes that will be good.
Customer: Ok. thanks for your help. I'm anxious to run again. Running is a big part of my life Enjoy doing it and I haven't run for almost two weeks. I had to wait to get it removed till Monday of last week. I'm ready to get back to running again
mysticdoc : No problem.
Customer: Will it be safe to race the 5k Saturday night.
mysticdoc : you will be back again in 10 days.
Customer: So I am safe to race Saturday night then
mysticdoc : yes correct
Customer: Ok great. Thanks again you made my day because different people I talk to are telling me its not a good ideal.
mysticdoc : very welcome
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