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How can I heal my ingrown toe nail?

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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry

In brief: Nail care

Ingrown toenails can be temporarily remedied through soaking your foot in warm water, removal of embedded debris from the nail borders, and applying an antibiotic ointment to temporarily soften the corners.
If you have continued pain, redness or drainage, get it looked at by a professional as you may need to have the ingrown nail border removed and you may need antibiotics.

In brief: Nail care

Ingrown toenails can be temporarily remedied through soaking your foot in warm water, removal of embedded debris from the nail borders, and applying an antibiotic ointment to temporarily soften the corners.
If you have continued pain, redness or drainage, get it looked at by a professional as you may need to have the ingrown nail border removed and you may need antibiotics.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry

In brief: See a foot doc

You may need an antibiotic or a minor surgical procedure depending on what it looks like.

In brief: See a foot doc

You may need an antibiotic or a minor surgical procedure depending on what it looks like.
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
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