A 27-year-old female asked:
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how do you know if your gunshot wound is infected ?

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Dr. Jon Fishburn
30 years experience Ophthalmology
GSW: You know you should not rely on a internet commentary about your gunshot wound. Go to the er and have it evaluated asap. This type of injury could be very serious.
Answered on Dec 9, 2013
Dr. Erik Borncamp
25 years experience Wound care
Pain fevers drainage: If the pain is getting worse everyday instead of better. If you are running fever. If the drainage from the GSW is increasing, especially if fouls smelling. See your surgeon if concerned
Answered on Nov 27, 2017

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