• Acute and chronic paronychia revisited: A narrative review

    1 month ago - By Journal of Cutaneous Online

    Vineet Relhan, Anuva Bansal
    Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery 2022 15(1):1-16
    Paronychia refers to the inflammation of the tissue which immediately surrounds the nail and it can be acute. Disruption of the protective barrier between the nail plate and the adjacent nail fold preceded by infectious or noninfectious etiologies results in the development of paronychia. A combination of general protective measures, and medical and/or surgical interventions are required for management. This review explores the pathogenesis, clinical features, differential diagnosis, medical, and...
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