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Treatment of the red, inflamed and blistered margin around the fingernail in an 18 year old male patient, a condition known as paronychia. Caused in this case by the Herpes simplex type 1 virus which produces skin blisters, a needle has been used to lance the blisters and a cotton bud is now used to dry the blisters.
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