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A 19-year-old female asked:

I have bubbles on my toe with puss and the skin on my foot is peaking around this area? what is it and how do i get rid of it?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 30 years experience
Varies: You are describing an infectious process. It is hard to say by what you said how severe it is or what caused it, it may have been a bite. Safest thing would be to be seen and have doctor look at it. If it seems real mild, you could try applying an antibiotic ointment and if it does not get better with 24 hours or worsens at any point be seen.

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