Ingrown toenail

What is Ingrown toenail?

Ingrown toenail means when your nail grows downward direction and it meets with skill, thus causing swelling, redness and pain to the toe.

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HI, my sister has something bad wrong with her big toe.

May I show you a pic of her toe?

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Dear patient,
The toe seems in a very bad condition.
First of all, there seems to be a wound on the side of the toe. If it ingrown toenail, then...

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Hi, there. I have an ingrown toenail and skin has started to grow over the top right side of my right foot's large toenail. I already took off the...

doctor1 MD

Brief Answer:
Pyogenic granuloma

Detailed Answer:
Hello
Thanks for the query and photograph.
It is looking like pyogenic granuloma a vascular...

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I am a 63 y.o. woman who will be undergoing a total knee replacement on march 14th. It just occurred to me that I have toe nail function of the two...

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Brief Answer:
Fungal infection of toe nail is not contraindications for TKR.

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

I have read your query.

Toe nail fungal infection...

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