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A 45-year-old male asked:

i have a bad blister from rubbing shoes and live in the tropics, what is the best treatment please.?

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Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Carefully: Lance the blister with a sterile instrument, do not remove the roof of the blister. Squeeze the fluid out. Apply antibiotic, i would prefer a solution, i.E betadine, then a bandaid.
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
See below: Soak in warm soapy water, use a sterile needle to pop the blister, apply antiseptic and bandaid.

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