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A 26-year-old female asked:

i am concerned about a deep abrasion injury on my big toe getting infected. i have been washing with warm water/salt and dressing with supiroban and wound powder. toe is swollen but no redness/heat. wound oozes a clear fluid.

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Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
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Abrasion: If no redness and toe is not oozing, this sounds that there is not yet infection. The toe will become increasing painful if infection starts. You can apply Silbecor to help with healing in stead of Supiroban. Supiroban, helps to prevent infection but can prolong healing.

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