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A 26-year-old female asked:

i cut my pinky finger while opening a evaporated milk can about 2 1/2 weeks ago, i put peroxide and antibacterial cream but it looks like it didn't healed properly. i have a small red bump but it's closed already n im 6 months prego, what can i do?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 22 years experience
Examination: You will need to show your finger to your doctor so they can see it and determine if infection is present and if any further treatment is needed. 2.5 weeks after the injury it is likely just in the healing process but an exam is needed to confirm.

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Last updated Sep 10, 2020

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