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A 45-year-old member asked:

Healing from staph, site of infection is itchy. is this normal?

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Dr. Vicki Levine
Dermatology 42 years experience
Maybe: The itching may be a normal sign of healing or if you are putting on an ointment, you may be allergic to it.
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