A 81-year-old female asked:
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husband has edema on legs, yesterday a large blister formed and is now weeping and doesn't show signs of stopping what do i do?

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Dr. Eric Fete
Dr. Eric Fete answered
22 years experience Emergency Medicine
Cover it: cover it with a clean bandage/gauze and go see your doctor, is it red and painful? If so go get it looked at.
Answered on Aug 28, 2016
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