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A 52-year-old male asked:

My son who is 12 years old had an ingrown toenail on his big toe that has got infected. we went to a doctor who put him on augmenting anti biotic to kill the infection. this has not worked and his big toe is swelling.

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 46 years experience
Time for re-visit: This is a common initial management often done along with soaks. If he is worse take him back.

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Last updated Apr 26, 2020

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