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The outer corner of my big toe hurts?
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In brief: Ingrown Nail
If the pain is at the edge of the toenail, this could be a classic ingrown nail.
This can also become red and swollen in time. An ingrown nail can be removed. Another possible condition could be a bone deformity if the pain is closer to the joints.

In brief: Ingrown Nail
If the pain is at the edge of the toenail, this could be a classic ingrown nail.
This can also become red and swollen in time. An ingrown nail can be removed. Another possible condition could be a bone deformity if the pain is closer to the joints.
Dr. Angelo Mitsos
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In brief: Ingrown
Sounds like you have an ingrown nail.
You should have a physician check it out.

In brief: Ingrown
Sounds like you have an ingrown nail.
You should have a physician check it out.
Dr. Tharesh Udupa
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