A 51-year-old male asked:
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Ingrown toenail big toe hurts what can I do about it?

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Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
First try: warm soaks , wide shoes , if you are not getting relief see your doctor or podiatrist , may need a small surgical procedure , the side of nail that digs into flesh ned to be removed to give you the relief ..
Answered on Oct 12, 2015

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