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Onlinedoc, General Physician
Category: Health
Satisfied Customers: 2839
Experience:  B.A.M.S with experience in Medicine,Ayurveda, Integrative, CAM
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I just got back from an urgent care. I have a piece of

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I just got back from an urgent care. I have a piece of graphite under my nail, not in the skin. He was able to remove some of the graphite. He recommended I just soak the finger with eprom, and it should come out. Should that work.
JA: How long have you been dealing with the skin issue? Have you noticed any major changes in your overall skin or nails recently?
Customer: It just happened about 2 hours ago
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Nothing else. I told him I had to minor surgeries
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 8 months ago.

Hello and thanks for your question.
It's my first priority to help you.
Please provide some additional information.

Do you have associated bleeding,pain,swelling?

Are you asking for epsom salt in water?

Is it deep located?

Are you taking any medicines?


Waiting for your reply.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
I don't feel I need anything else answered at the moment. I'm just going to follow the doctors instructions
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 8 months ago.

I understand your concern.

You should follow your doctor's instructions.

And if you still need help then you can feel free to ask here.

We are here to help you until you satisfy.

Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Thank you very much.
Expert:  Onlinedoc replied 8 months ago.

It's my pleasure.

Good wishes for your health.

Take care.