Nail Area Swelling

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There is swelling,puss n pain around the thumb nail of my foot for the last few days. Also there is minor swelling around the index finger n no growth of nail.whenever it grows it breaks.any treatment pl.

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Dr. Asim Durrani - Plastic Surgeon

MBBS, MS (Plastic Surgery) | Karachi

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Hello
I think there is absess around nail and it needs Incisional drainage .

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Around both nails??
Any ointment effective?

3 years ago

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Around both nails??
Any ointment effective?

3 years ago

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I& D is the answer

3 years ago

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I&D should be done

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Sir whats I&D?

3 years ago

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It is Incisional Drainage .
I think its better if u consult me or any other doctor physically

3 years ago

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Ok.thank u dr.asim

3 years ago

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Dr. Abdul Malik Mujahid - Cosmetic Surgeon

MBBS,FCPS (in plastic surgery) | Lahore

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Aoa hope u will be fine , I have seen ur toe and finger thumb , in toe is Ingrowing toe nail and in thumb finger is acute paronychea , u will need antibiotics and possibly inscion drainage of thumb and after settling of abscess will need to remove part of toe nail

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Can u pl prescribe me any ointment for toe n antibiotic for finger nail?

3 years ago

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W.salam

3 years ago

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Nail Area Swelling
  • Hello
    I think there is absess around nail and it needs Incisional drainage .

  • I&D should be done

  • Aoa hope u will be fine , I have seen ur toe and finger thumb , in toe is Ingrowing toe nail and in thumb finger is acute paronychea , u will need antibiotics and possibly inscion drainage of thumb and after settling of abscess will need to remove part of toe nail


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