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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Vasu Brown
33 years experience Integrative Medicine
Wound honey: There are advanced healing bandaids you can apply on wound and remove only once a week. If you want daily treatment you can use wound honey to wound b ... Read More

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A 82-year-old female asked:
Dr. Louis Cooper
47 years experience Pediatrics
See your doctor: If you have redness and swelling you may need oral or IV abtibiotics, please see your physician as soon as possible or a clinic tonight or tomorrow. ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience General Surgery
Difficult to say: without knowing extent of your injury and exact composition of soil where you fell. In this country, it is doubtful that the construction company wou ... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience Allergy and Immunology
NMS but: Since you have been waiting for awhile, I would venture to guess that you may have a problem with your knee cap (patellar).
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Cheng
25 years experience Family Medicine
Keloids: Depending...Keloids can be surgically removed, injected with cortisone to shrink the size or left alone. Laser treatments are now addressing keloids ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Miller
35 years experience Wound care
What's the cause?: The real question is what not to do that slows down healing. Avoid using alcohol, peroxide, hibiclens, betadine, and bleach solutions. Inflammation ( ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tracy Berg
31 years experience General Surgery
Infected wounds: A wound infection will have redness of surrounding skin, swelling and drainage. If you are concerned about infection, ok to get the wound and your mat ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Marijuana as Medicin: Yes. It is safe to use by itself or with other pain medications.
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Karina Contreras Lopez
Specializes in General Practice
Physician: You should take him to a physician, it is necessary to inspect the area and maybe take some skin or blood samples, we can not do a proper consult with ... Read More
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hushang Haghighat
Specializes in Pediatric Hematology and Oncology
Evaluation: You should see your doctor to be evaluated and have culture from open wonnd to find the cause ,and to be treated

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