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A 20-year-old female asked:

My mom had a 3rd degree laceration and repairs, on her 3rd day postpartum, she feels pain in her perineal area and she noticed a foul smelling discharge in her maternity pads. what treatment care should i do? plss plss help me?

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Dr. Andrew Loucopoulos
Fertility Medicine 40 years experience
You should take her to the hospital as soon as possible to clean and repair the laceration and put her on antibiotics.
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