Running out of options for fingernail fungus

Patient

Q: What can I do to treat a fingernail fungus that has been ongoing for 16 months. Have tried all types of topical treatments, several rounds of antibiotics, 2 different oral antifungals, both causing severe allergic reactions. Even had a bone biopsy done for suspected osteomyelitis. Right now finger is swollen, peeling like a snake shedding its skin and nail is ugly and painful. Please help.

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