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Temporary pain relief of paronychia

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Dr. Grzegorz Stanko MD

Hi, I have a question concerning what appears to be a paronychia on the second finger of my right ..., the pain seems worse, I have "fever" in the area, and what appears to be a small area of pus has... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Grzegorz Stanko ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

and painful. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.  Divakara MD

I have a paronychia on my left index finger. I was on Bactrim initially, but when that did not help ...; the redness has gone down and it is not at all painful. But it is still a bit swollen on one side ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Divakara ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr.    Prof. Kunal Saha MD

I have a very painful situation with my thumbnail. It looks like a stripe under the nail and grows with the nail. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prof. Kunal Saha ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Kakkar S. MD

seeps in through the gaps and it pains around that whole area. This keeps happening periodically. When it pains I apply amrutanjan for the same. Can you suggest how to resolve this? Please find attached ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kakkar S. ( Dermatologist)

Public Forum Discussions

Dr.  Praveen G MD

Hello doctor, My mother age 55, had acute Paronychia twice in 2 different fingers. Both time the doctors drained it but now it is not healing. It has turned black,swollen & painful. Recently sugar ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Praveen G ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)
Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo MD

Aloha. I have paronychia on three fingers. I have been on a antibiotic for 6 days, but it is more ... the fingers very clean. I m at a loss and it s painful. Thank you for your time. ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Uday Nath Sahoo ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Raghuveer Murki MD

I am a man 40 years old ,I got paronychia one month ago , in second finger on my hand , this is the first time for time. It had swelling , pain , warm , red bloodshot without discharge.I used 10 days ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Raghuveer Murki ( Dermatologist)
Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

I have a chronic paronychia condition in both of my thumbs, and to a lesser degree in my fingers. I ... and the adjacent fold of skin. The area is now red, swollen, warm to the touch and painful to touch and... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Somashekar N MD

I think what I have on my thumb is paronychia. It is red, swollen and painful. There is yellow pus. But right in the center of my cuticle it feels like there is an abcess under the cuticle. I ve been soaking ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Somashekar N ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Basheer Ahamed MD

Hello, Paronychia is basically a bacterial infection of the nail bed. i would advice my patient to give hot compression at the site. A course of antibiotic. Analgesic for pain. If it is recurrent then...

Dr.  Sagar MD

you have paronychia probably..please send a photo.

Dr.  Abubakar Siddiqh MD

it could be paronychia, nail bed infection, requires antibiotics and pain killers, if necessary, requires pus drainage.