3 doctors weighed in:
Is paronychia a contagious disease?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: No
Doesn't even spread around your own toes!

In brief: No
Doesn't even spread around your own toes!
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
In brief: Localized
It is due to an ingrown nail.
Usually when the involved nail border is removed the infection will clear within a couple of days.

In brief: Localized
It is due to an ingrown nail.
Usually when the involved nail border is removed the infection will clear within a couple of days.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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