A 26-year-old female asked:

Why is hibiclens not ok to use to clean my wound from having my infected abcess lanced?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Garry Shulman
Anesthesiology 30 years experience
Abcess: Draining an Abcess is usually curative. Using hibicleans after lancing will possibly kill off your natural microbes which help prevent infection by bad microbes
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