A 30-year-old male asked:
what can you do to treat an infected wound?
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Dr. Robert Uyeda answered
44 years experience General Surgery
Principles of: treatment of infection are adequate surgical drainage, systemic antibiotics, local care, and treatment of underlying conditions. A lot depends upon severity, location, and host factors such as general medical condition or specific diseases such as diabetes or cancer. Consult with a surgeon for specific advice.
Answered on Feb 8, 2015
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