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Spokane, WA
A 19-year-old female asked:

Minor cuts and bites on my lower legs dont heal, thighs barely heal. i still pick off scabs from five years ago from shaving cuts. then they bleed.

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 45 years experience
You should be: checked for occult metabolic disorder such as diabetes or Cushing's disease or nutritional deficiency Lots of causes of poor wound healing, so you should consult with your doctor.

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Last updated Jun 22, 2016

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