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Ingrown Nails (Ingrown Nail)

Excessive lateral nail growth into the nail fold. Because the lateral margin of the nail acts as a foreign body, inflammation and granulation may result. It is caused by improperly fitting shoes and by improper trimming of the nail.
Also Known As:
Ingrown Nail; Nails, Ingrown; Nail, Ingrown
Networked: 40 relevant articles (2 outcomes, 2 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Pain (Aches)
2. Paronychia
3. Infection
4. Congenital Abnormalities (Deformity)
5. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma)

Experts

1. Bostanci, Seher: 2 articles (11/2014 - 07/2005)
2. Kocyigit, Pelin: 2 articles (11/2014 - 07/2005)
3. Tatlican, Semih: 2 articles (03/2010 - 08/2009)
4. Eren, Cemile: 2 articles (03/2010 - 08/2009)
5. Ozer, Kadri: 1 article (10/2015)
6. Dikmen, Adile: 1 article (10/2015)
7. Kocer, Uger: 1 article (10/2015)
8. Akdeniz, Hande: 1 article (10/2015)
9. Song, In-Guk: 1 article (06/2015)
10. Kim, Maru: 1 article (06/2015)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Ingrown Nails:
1. Sodium Hydroxide (Caustic Soda)FDA Link
2. Phenol (Carbolic Acid)FDA Link
3. Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor (EGF Receptor)IBA
4. CosmeticsIBA
5. gefitinib (Iressa)FDA Link
6. TaxoidsIBA
7. AnthracyclinesIBA
8. Protein-Tyrosine Kinases (Tyrosine Kinase)IBA
9. Immunosuppressive Agents (Immunosuppressants)IBA
10. Hemoglobins (Hemoglobin)IBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Solid-State Lasers
2. Curettage
3. Nerve Block (Nerve Blocks)
4. Gas Lasers
5. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery)