A 26-year-old female asked:
Sat-oyster cut on foot cleaned w/ peroxide, iodine, bacitracin ointment but signs of infection. should i go to urgent care or can i wait until tomorro?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Uncertain: If significant signs of infection - would certainly be seen. When was your last tetanus shot? If it has been more than ten years - it should be done promptly.
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