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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Harry Greenberg
26 years experience Dermatology
It may help: Sterilizing a needle by fire and piercing a blood blister may help relieve pressure and pain. That said, if there are any questions, you should visit ... Read More

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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
22 years experience Dermatology
Leave or release: If the pressure is unbearable, clean it and a sterile needle with some alcohol and puncture it from the side to release the blood. Do not remove the ... Read More
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Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Sorry, can't tell : You accurately what this is from. Too many bites have similar description. If you develop swelling, heat, tenderness, pus, or red streaks please seek ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possibly: But they are often the result of an injury.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Pinch: A blood blister is a type of blister that forms when subdermal tissues and blood vessels are damaged without piercing the skin. It consists of a pool ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Depends : Where on the body it is located.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Nothing fancy: A protective dressing. In most cases just a band aid will suffice.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Hardin
35 years experience Wound care
Protect it: An unpopped blister represents a closed sterile environment. Yes on occasion one can become infected then it is time to open it, however the risk of ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Beach
39 years experience Family Medicine
Blood blister: Dark or red colored fluid = blood blister.

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