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A 31-year-old female asked:

My leg is stiff from my calf to ankle, i have an abscess near the opening of my vagina. i have a temperature of 38 degrees. my body hurts and i get very thirsty a lot and can't sleep. my eyes are burning, what medication can i take?

2 doctor answers6 doctors weighed in
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Sepsis: Until proven otherwise. Your condition is serious enough and needs to be addressed promptly. You have a vaginal abscess with fever and generalized symptoms and timely treatment is needed. Would recommend going to the closest ER for eval, further tests and prompt treatment.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Get seen now.: I completely agree with Dr. Pasniciuc. You are past the medications at home phase and need prompt medical assessment.

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