A 47-year-old member asked:
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how do you get rid of an ingrown fingernail?

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Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Same as toenail: Portion of nail that is ingrown must be removed.
Answered on Oct 3, 2016

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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Oberman
31 years experience Podiatry
Take care of ingrown: See a physician to care for the ingrown nail before doing anything else. An infection may be brewing.
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Francine Yep
31 years experience Family Medicine
The I's have it.: Could be infection (bacterial or yeast). Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
28 years experience Podiatry
Does it hurt?: If it hurts it can be drained. I would recommend you see a dermatologist to do that. If it is not painful, as the nail grows the clot will grow with t ... Read More
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Dr. Michael Tomeo
38 years experience Dermatology
Time : You can use visine but do not make a habit of it.

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