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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.