ENLARGED NAIL. (Onychauxis)
Categories: Diseases of The Skin
The nail may become too long, thick or wide.
Treatment. Remove the cause. Trim away the excessive nail tissue with a
knife or scissors. In paronychia, inflammation around the nail, pieces of
lint or cotton should be inserted between the edge of the nail and the
inflamed parts, and wet solution of antiseptics, like listerine or salt
water, applied with cloths.