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REMEDY : BNSSG referral pathways

Ingrown Toe Nail

Checked: 13-08-2018 by Rob.Adams Next Review: 13-08-2019


The DermNet NZ website has useful advice about management of Ingrown toenail in primary care.

If nail surgery is required (e.g for infected ingrown toe nail) then please refer to local community pathways.

Secondary care referral for surgery for Ingrown toe nails is not routinely funded and subject to the Ingrown Toenail Treatment in Secondary Care  Individual Funding Request policy