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throw up one's toenails

Sl. to vomit heavily. I was so sick. I nearly threw up my toenails. Frank was in the bathroom, throwing up his toenails.
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throw up one’s toenails

tv. to wretch; to vomit a lot. It sounded like he was throwing up his toenails.
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Ingrown toenail: a result of weight bearing on soft tissue.
A total of 60 patients (36 males and 24 females) with Stage II or III, one-sided ingrown toenails at the great toe according to the Heifetz classification, who were admitted in the Huadong Hospital Affiliated to Fudan University due to pain, granulation, and difficulty walking, were retrospectively analyzed.
One hundred patients with clinical and laboratory evidence of toenail onychomycosis and 100 persons with clinically normal toenails were enrolled as cases and controls, respectively.
Treatment-related adverse events were generally mild and similar between the vehicle and treatment arms, with application site exfoliation, erythema, dermatitis, as well as ingrown toenails, the most commonly reported events for both arms.
Chemical matricectomy with phenol for the treatment of ingrowing toenail: a review of the literature and follow-up of 172 treated patients.
cause in-growing toenails," said Susan Tulley, head of podiatry services at Healthpoint, a Mubadala healthcare facility.
Ingrown toenails are painful conditions that especially affect young people and may become chronic if not treated.
The Clyppi Toenail Clipper is said to have been made to provide the best nail cutting experience and is called an ultra-cool precision tool based on its modern design and reportedly efficient performance.
The toenail pliers, which measure L10cms, feature a straight cutting edge to prevent in-growing nails, and a powerful spring action to aid leverage and control.
Toenail selenium and incidence of type 2 diabetes in US men and women.
METHODS: We conducted a cross-sectional analysis of associations between toenail metals and BP among older men from the Normative Aging Study (n = 639), using linear regression and adjusting for potential confounders.
Instrumental Neutron Activation Analysis was used to measure the selenium content of toenail clippings.
The ingrown toenail is a common problem which occurs mostly in the first toe and causes a high amount of morbidity in affected patients.
A nail fungal infection may begin as a white or yellow spot under the tip of your fingernail or toenail. As the nail fungus spreads deeper into your nail, it may cause discolouration, thickening and crumbling edges.
even the damn ingrown toenail that was driving me mad--gone!