A 20-year-old female asked:
my cat got his nail stuck in between my nail and skin of my finger. 1 week later, my finger has been throbbing and feels swollen. how can i treat this?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Olga Nilova answered
Specializes in Pediatrics
Remove : You need to remove the cat's nail from under your skin and possibly get an antibiotic for infection.
Answered on Jul 6, 2015
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