A 25-year-old male asked:
there is some swelling under my toe nail on the big toe. at times puss comes from the swollen area on top of the nail. help?
2 doctor answers
Dr. Ayisha Gani answered
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Nail bed infection: It sounds like there is infection in the nail bed. You may need an incision around that area to let the pus completely drained with or without antibiotic.
Answered on Feb 13, 2017
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