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How long does it take paronychia to heal?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: 7-10 days

With proper treatment, 7-10 days from start of treatment.

In brief: 7-10 days

With proper treatment, 7-10 days from start of treatment.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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In brief: Paronychia

Infections of the digits usually heal quickly within three days.
However, if there is an immune problem, it can take longer. Are you also taking an antibiotic.? Are you changing the dressing and keeping the wound clean? These factors help with the wound care. .

In brief: Paronychia

Infections of the digits usually heal quickly within three days.
However, if there is an immune problem, it can take longer. Are you also taking an antibiotic.? Are you changing the dressing and keeping the wound clean? These factors help with the wound care. .
Dr. Corinne Kauderer
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