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Understanding When Nail Surgery is Necessary for an Ingrown Toenail: A Comprehensive Guide

Ingrown toenails, a common foot condition, occur when the edge of a toenail grows into the surrounding skin, leading to pain, inflammation, and infection. While many cases of ingrown toenails can be managed with conservative treatments, there are instances where nail surgery becomes necessary for effective resolution. In this blog post, we'll explore the indications for nail surgery in treating ingrown toenails and provide insights into the surgical procedures involved.Understanding Ingrown Toen...

April 16, 2024

Understanding the Three Grades of Ingrown Toenails and Treatment Options

Dealing with ingrown toenails can range from a minor annoyance to a painful and debilitating condition. Recognising the severity of an ingrown toenail is crucial for determining the best treatment approach. In this comprehensive guide, we'll delve into the three grades of ingrown toenails and explore the corresponding treatment options available at Foot Foundation.Grade 1: Mild Ingrown Toenail Grade 1 ingrown toenails typically manifest as slight discomfort and redness along the nail's edge. At ...

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