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Prairie Path Foot & Ankle Clinic

Q
What are the most common causes of kids' ingrown nails?

A

While some children will truly experience a chronic ingrown nails, the more likely scenario is that their shoes have become too tight or that nail trimming has not been performed correctly.  Some children may also “pick” at their nails which can cause pain and sometimes infection.

-Karyn P.