Ingrowing toe nail - typically needs surgical intervention - partial nail avulsion and nail matrix ablation and the surgery may be performed by a qualified deramtologist/dermatosurgeon ; general surgeons and plastic surgeons too perform the same. You may need a course of antibiotics if there's pus discharge. Wear loose open footwear. Hope this helps
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Pain and swelling is due to infection in the ingrown toe nail. Visit a dermatologist near you for partial nail plate removal and nail matrix destruction .start a course of antibiotics and painkiller.
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