I may have an abscess that is infected in/near my belly button, that has begun to leak blood/yellow puss about of my belly button. doctors open 3 days?
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Infectious Disease 32 years experience
You might need antibiotics if it is not improving. A culture of the puss would be helpful.: You might need antibiotics if it is not improving. A culture of the puss would be helpful.
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