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2 cases diagnosed as tear on MRI found converted to normal on arthroscopy (false positive) and 1 case which was normal on MRI found to be torn on arthroscopy (false negative).
Some dancers live with a partially torn nail by avoiding pointe for a few days and thereafter taping the loose nail down with a Band-Aid (only the non-sticky part should touch the nail, please) until a new nail plate forms underneath, which often takes at least three months.