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A 19-year-old male asked:

I had a infection caused by an ingrown toenail and it was yellow/green. now it seems white-ish. i'll put a picture below. does this mean it's getting better or worse? https://gyazo.com/d904b5f7b3a1ac51f9295ed0909557db ?

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Dr. Birendra Tandan
Urology 34 years experience
pl see your MD or a podiatrist ASAP
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 49 years experience
If the ingrown nail was not removed, You probably still have the infection. Think of an ingrown nail as a splinter.

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