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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Wound healing: There are too many types of wounds to accurately answer your question. Repost with the location and or type of wound. Wounds should not remain 'open' ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Bolhack
34 years experience Wound care
Wound healing: In wound care, we ultimately clean the wound and free it of debris and then place a sterile product on the wound to create a moist healing environment ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Rapid Healing: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See doctor: It needs medical attention to figure out why it will not heal.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Brown
38 years experience Hand Surgery
Bacteria: Although the boil has healed the open wound is probably still colonized with bacteria and this is inhibiting wound healing. Could also be a herpetic l ... Read More
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
Superfast healing: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bret Boyle
27 years experience Wound care
You need to seek : medical evaluation. Some sexually transmitted diseases can manifest in the way you have described.
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Dr. Laura McMullen
20 years experience Pediatrics
You : You should see your doctor and have an exam to make sure it is just a small tear and not something more concerning such as an infected tear or an std ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Som Kohanzadeh
16 years experience Plastic Surgery
Vit C and nutrition: The best therapy to improve wound healing is my optimizing your nutrition. This means eating healthy with good protein levels, including supplements w ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kenneth Lee
20 years experience Plastic Surgery
Wound healing: Moist wound healing is crucial for the proper environment to heal most wounds. Therefore, if you don't have a allergy and your wound is not suboptim ... Read More
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