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A 31-year-old member asked:

I cut my armpit while shaving. it bled and now it is itchy. is there a chance of an infection?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
It could be: Especially if there is swelling, warmth, tenderness or drainage. Please get medically evaluated if it appears that the laceration is infected.

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