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What are symptoms of an ingrown nail?

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The sharp end of the toenail (usually the big toe) will be pressing into the flesh on one or both sides of it, causing pain, swelling, and redness around the nail.

SOURCES: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. American Academy of Family Physicians.

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 15, 2017

SOURCES: American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons. American Academy of Family Physicians.

 

Reviewed by Stephanie S. Gardner on July 15, 2017

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