There is an abscess that was lanced on the knee w/ gauze packed into it, i was not able to remove it myself b/c the wound healed over. can i repoen the wound and try to pull it out or do i need to see a doctor?
Content on HealthTap (including answers) should not be used for medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment, and interactions on HealthTap do not create a doctor-patient relationship. Never disregard or delay professional medical advice in person because of anything on HealthTap. Call your doctor or 911 if you think you may have a medical emergency.