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A 16-year-old member asked:

I think my nose piercing that i got two weeks ago is infected, what can i do?

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Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 61 years experience
You may: need antibiotics ...infection in that area can be very serious if it spreads upward! I woukl first of all remove the ring (I know the hole may seal up but a FOREIGN BODY makes healing an infection impossible!! Hot Wet SOAKS until you can get this evaluated by a Health Care Provider...... Hope this helps! Dr Z
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