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My big toe hurts. Could it be an ingrown toenail?
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3 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
If the pain is along the nail edge it could be ingrown.

In brief: Yes
If the pain is along the nail edge it could be ingrown.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Dr. Arnold Beresh
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
If the pain is at the nail corners there is a good chance that it may be an ingrown toenail.
Get it checked by a professional.

In brief: Yes
If the pain is at the nail corners there is a good chance that it may be an ingrown toenail.
Get it checked by a professional.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. David Laha
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Could be
If there is redness or tenderness to pressure along the nail edge, it is probably ingrown.
If it is away from the nail edge, it is probably something else. Have it evaluated. Dr l.

In brief: Could be
If there is redness or tenderness to pressure along the nail edge, it is probably ingrown.
If it is away from the nail edge, it is probably something else. Have it evaluated. Dr l.
Dr. David Laha
Dr. David Laha
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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics
In brief: Check for Gout
You could have gout.
Check with your doctor about getting a uric acid level.

In brief: Check for Gout
You could have gout.
Check with your doctor about getting a uric acid level.
Dr. Oscar Novick
Dr. Oscar Novick
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