Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off. Learn why your toenail is falling off and find out what is the best treatment for you at HOME!



Most Common Causes Toenails Falling Off:

There are three very common causes of your toenail falling off. If your nails are thick yellow and crumbly, assume automatically that you basically have toenail fungus!


1) Toenail Fungus:

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off
Toenail fungus leads to a distinct dry, crumbling yellow toenail appearance.


  • Very thick toenails.
  • Dry Toenails.
  • Discoloration of the toenails: can be yellow, green or brown.
  • Usually no pain.
  • Usually no swelling.
  • Usually poor blood flow and/or diabetes.
  • Little hair growth or feeling near the toenails.
  • Possible odor.



  • Poor blood flow.
  • Diabetes.
  • Poor sensation in the toes.
  • Abnormal pressure or inflammation around your nails. This leads to an entry of fungus underneath the nail.


Home Treatment:

The treatment of toenail fungus can be long an challenging!

We have pooled the most up to date treatments into our complete guide:

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off

The Complete Toenail Fungus Treatment Guide!


 2)Traumatic Injury.

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off
Trauma to the big toenail leading to severe bleeding.


  • Extreme Pain.
  • Usually the cause of injury is apparent. It can including dropping something on your foot or stubbing your toe.
  • Red or black toenail.
  • Bleeding underneath the toenail.
  • Loose Toenail.


Home Treatment:

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3)Extensive Running or Exercise.

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off
Constant rubbing and friction leading to bleeding and loosening the the toenails.


  • No pain to extreme pain is possible.
  • This usually sneaks up on you.
  • It is usually do to constriction of your toes in tight or poorly fitting shoes.
  • Red or black toenail.
  • Bleeding underneath the toenail.
  • Loose Toenail.


Home Treatment:

Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off

The Complete Guide to Friction Toenail Loss.



Other Toenail Fungus Nail Falling Off Problems:

See if any of these other problems apply to your situation!

  1. Toenail Fungus

  2. Very Long Toenails

  3. Ingrown Toenail

  4. Toenail Falling Off

  5. Black Streaks Under The Nails

  6. White Patches On Toenails

  7. Black Spot Under The Toenail

  8. Red Spot Under The Toenail

  9. Toenail Coming Off The Nail Bed

  10. Toenail Psoriasis 


About the author

The Modern Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist Doctor):Today's podiatrist is required to undergo rigorous medical training that licenses them as physicians with equivalent legal standing to the MD and DO degree (These are physician recognized licenses most common only in the USA). Although admittedly the training does differ between the three degrees. The differences are listed below.In Michigan Podiatrists are trained and authorized to perform surgery in the foot and ankle up to the tibial tubercle below the knee.All our podiatrists and foot doctors have undergone rigorous training including a 4 undergraduate college degree, writing the medical school entrance exam (MCAT), followed by a 4 year medical school degree (DPM - Doctor of Podiatric Medicine),Once podiatrists in the USA complete the rigorous 4 year medical school courses, they are required to complete a minimum of 3 years of a surgical and non-surgical residency program. Some podiatrists and foot doctors then choose to go on to further fellowship training specializing in various forms of specialty such as diabetic surgery or reconstructive foot and ankle surgery.The training is not over yet! Each podiatrist must be judged by a governing body where they submit their surgical cases and are reviewed regularly to ensure excellent results. This is a career long evaluation with board qualifications and certifications every few years.So have faith that today's podiatrist is your best choice for your foot and ankle problems! We are able to approach you foot and ankle problems from a non-surgery perspective, but that when necessary we can provide you with the treatment that you need!All articles written by this account are considered to be for educational purposes only. It is impossible for us to truly assess your condition and the advice we give here is meant to give you a basis to then follow up with your podiatrist and foot doctor later.If you have any questions at all, or there is anything that we can help you with, please feel free to contact our office or email us. Podiatrists provide medically necessary treatment which should be covered by valid insurance plans, we are not a cosmetic or elective medical specialty.