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swelling around popped pimple, staph?

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Dr. Glenn Messina
Aesthetic Medicine 35 years experience
Possibly: Anytime you pop a pimple with a pin or worse your nails the risk of an infection is there. Most often staph. At this point you may use warm soaks unless the area is getting worse, hot and tender then see a physician

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