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A 39-year-old male asked:

have actively draining/pussing paronychia on pinky for 2 weeks, treating with soaks and neosporin. time to see md after 2 weeks of home care?

3 doctor answers5 doctors weighed in
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 30 years experience
Yes: 2 weeks without resolution warrants an exam and more definitive treatment. Best wishes.
Dr. Robert Killian
General Practice 28 years experience
Antibiotics: You are past due for adding effective antibiotics. Please see your md.
Dr. Rashid Saba
Geriatrics 21 years experience
Yes: Yes. Stop neosporin. Use Bacitracin twice a day. See physician to see if antibiotic required.

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Last updated Jan 4, 2018

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