Ingrown Toenails (cont.)
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When Should Someone Seek Medical Care for an Ingrown Toenail?
Anytime an ingrown toenail has developed into an infection it is wise to seek medical attention. Even if the ingrown toenail is only inflamed without infection, see a doctor if the following conditions also occur:
Most ingrown toenails can be managed in the doctor's office. However, go to the emergency department (by car, not ambulance) if these circumstances develop:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 3/22/2016
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