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What to do if i had an infection in my nose piercing and i took it out. now its closed up what do i do!?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
That Depends.: Sometimes removing the piercing can make things worse if pus no longer has a way to drain out. If you continue to have signs of infection would suggest medical eval.

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