Nail Area Swelling

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.

Dr. Asim Durrani

MBBS, MS (Plastic Surgery) | Karachi

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

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Around both nails?? Any ointment effective?

11 months ago

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Around both nails?? Any ointment effective?

11 months ago

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Asim Durrani


I& D is the answer

11 months ago

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Asim Durrani

I&D should be done

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Sir whats I&D?

11 months ago

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

11 months ago

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Ok.thank u dr.asim

11 months ago

Dr. Abdul Malik Mujahid

MBBS,FCPS (in plastic surgery) | Lahore

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?

11 months ago

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W.salam

11 months ago

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