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right index finger was cut making a flap from 2nd nuckle to nail. stitches & antibiotics. 2 weeks later & not healed. dark brown and black but feeling?

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Dr. Riaz ahmed Ballim
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Stitches: Might need re stitching and antibiotics see your dr
Answered on Feb 2, 2019
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