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ingrown hair,pubic area,i scratched in sleep.it has burst & also caused a very deep cut next to it. leaking pus and swollen. will fusidic acid help?

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Dr. Zz K
Dr. Zz K answered
21 years experience Geriatrics
Folliculitis: Would see a doctor- for any need for antibiotic. Do not know about fusidic acid helping this. Can apply triple antibiotic ointment and warm compress while maintaining hygiene.
Answered on Jul 24, 2018

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