Dermatology Specialist Dr. Ayfer Aydın gave information about the subject. The first place that patients with ingrown nails apply for treatment of ingrown toenails are usually hairdressers and foot care centers.
Patients who apply to the hairdresser with ingrown nails usually; The pressure part of the ingrown nail is cut with a pedicure. Then, a solution is sought by trying to widen the nail bed with warm compresses, cotton or wire system applied in various foot centers.
However, all temporary procedures will not yield results unless the root that extends the nail, which is the main reason for the nail to sink into the soft tissue, is removed.
WHAT ARE THE CAUSES OF INGREDIENT NAILS
Ingrown nails are most often caused by cutting nails incorrectly. Cutting the inward oval and too short can trigger an ingrown nail. Wearing pointy-toed shoes is also a common cause of ingrown nails. Ingrown toenails may occur with swelling of the feet during pregnancy. Nail deformities and fungal infections can also cause ingrowth. For this reason, it would be appropriate to do it together with the treatment of ingrown nail fungus. Apart from all these, there are many patients born with congenitally ingrown nails, which we genetically call pincer nails.
IT IS TRUE TO REMOVE THE NAIL COMPLETELY IN THE TREATMENT OF INGREDIENT NAIL
One of the most important mistakes made by patients who want to be treated for ingrown nails is to remove the entire nail. Unfortunately, the nail that is pulled out as a whole will come back as ingrown in the same way.
The definitive solution for ingrown nails is extremely simple. The problem of ingrown nails is definitely resolved by removing only the ingrown part with the root and preventing this root part from recurring after being damaged.
HOW TO TREAT INGREDIENT NAILS
After the ingrown part is anesthetized with local anesthesia, the ingrown part is removed together with the nail bed as a thin strip. Only after removing the bed, that is, the root part, that forms the wreck and extends it, that area is rasped, preventing its re-growth and formation, and definitive treatment is performed.
Ingrown nail treatment is that easy and simple. Ingrown toenails are a very painful and painful condition. This situation, which causes patients to wear shoes, continue their normal routine lives, and even suffer pain while sleeping; treated with this highly effective procedure. Ingrown nail treatment is completed in a very short time; No rest period is required after the procedure, on the contrary, the patient is relieved as the submerged part is now removed and can immediately return to his daily life and business life. In order to prevent the risk of infection, the treatment is completed with short-term systemic antibiotics or topically applied creams, if necessary, and the patient regains his health.