Foot disorders starting with I

Ingrown Toenails

What is an ingrown toenail? An ingrown toenail occurs when the edges of your toenail grow into the skin surrounding the nail. At first, an ingrown toenail may be little more than an irritation, but, if ignored, it can grow infected, and become a more serious problem.Risks of ingrown toenails Patients with diabetes or poor circulation should note the risks that an ingrown toenail poses to...