Anonymous asked in HealthGeneral Health CareInjuries · 1 month ago

the side of my big toe hurts?

i had this for like a week and whenever i press on the side it hurts. I previously had small shoes and i got a new pair. sorry for the pic but is this an ingrown toenail bc i’m getting scared now i want to keep my toenail


It’s swollen on the side and red and little purple. help?

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4 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    go see a doctor

  • 1 month ago

    Thank you for sharing your sad story with us.

  • martin
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Go to a podiatrist or an emergency room. Next time, get shoes that are soft on the inside, and get them extra-wide and a couple sizes too big for you. Then bring them home and put padded innersoles in them.

  • Frank
    Lv 5
    1 month ago

    Ingrown, yup. Search google to find examples of how to self fix ingrown nails.

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