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Paronychia

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Definition of Paronychia

  1. Paronychia is a bacterial inflammation or infection of the tissue around the nail; the symptoms are redness, swelling, and tenderness of the tissue surrounding the nail. Sometimes a result of an ingrown nail.


Added to the Nail Glossary on November 14, 2016

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