A condition in which the corner or side of a toenail grows into the flesh.
Onychocryptosis is an ingrown toenail. This occurs when the corner or side of a toenail grows into the flesh.
The condition usually affects the big toe. Pain and inflamed skin can occur. People who have diabetes are at greater risk of complications.
Lifting or removing the toenail can help.
Last Updated Nov 1, 2023