I was trimming my toenails yesterday, and when I trimmed the big toe of my right foot I was surprised to first find some fluid oozing out from under the nail where I trimmed it. This fluid was clear and did not amount to more than 5-8 cc's. I wiped it off and then blood started to flow from the same spot. Not a lot but enough to take notice. I did not cut the skin near the edge nor was there any sign of a blister or clot under the nail when I started the trimming. The bleeding continued this morning, not a lot but enough to fill a band-aid.
Again I did not cut the skin nor was there any sign of any clot or blister. I'm a 50 y/o healthy male with no history of any medical issues. I do wear steel toe boots everyday except Sunday and have worn out the present pair, I just bought a new pair so I wonder if the inside of the boot could be causing a pressure to build up.
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