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What would cause the edge of my fingernail to swell and be puffy and painful? And how can I get rid of it?
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Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree
In brief: The I's have it.
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.

In brief: The I's have it.
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
Thank
Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree
In brief: The I's have it.
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.

In brief: The I's have it.
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
Thank
Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: The I's have it
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.

In brief: The I's have it
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
Thank
Dr. Francine Yep
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: The I's have it
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.

In brief: The I's have it
Could be infection (bacterial or yeast).
Inflammation. Ingrown (curved nail can act like a splinter). Talk with your doc about what it is and what can help you. Feel better.
Dr. Francine Yep
Dr. Francine Yep
Thank
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