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I have an ingrowing toenail which is badly infected and i

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I have an ingrowing toenail which is badly infected and i have an appointment to an NHS unit in Witney for three weeks time on the 8th Oct. However i have been told this is not for treatment but a consultation. The problem is the toe is very painful and is swollen and has pus which i clean all the time. I cannot get an earlier appointment as i have tried....any ideas
Assistant: Any recent injuries? How long have you been dealing with the swelling?
Customer: I have been to a poditrist privately twice in the last five months and she has chopped back the nail but tells me it may require a doctor to see it.What she did was without pain relief which was interesting but im told further treatment may require part of the nail to be removed which she cannot d
Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: Im 64 in reasonable health and take blood pressure tablets

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Sorry to hear about this

Can you please send me a picture of the nail?


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Customer: replied 9 months ago.
the photos will not send

Thanks a lot

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