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A 30-year-old female asked:

Bug bite bottom of toe? had ~4-5 days. tender. red area < than dime. small amount of puss (like a pimple). cleaned. suggestions? thx!

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Consider: Consider soaking in warm epsom salts. Keep area clean and dry the rest of the time.
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Clean area: and see doctor as puss indicates infection. and some bites especially from spiders tend to get infected.

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Last updated Aug 9, 2020

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