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what to do if i have a scab on my big toe from an ingrown nail i had. i got the nail out but there is still pus and redness?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
See a foot doc: You may not of gotten all the nail out. If you did, sounds like you need an oral antibiotic.
Answered on Mar 7, 2014

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