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What Can I Do About A Puncture Cut On The Bottom Of My Foot
I have a cut on the bottom of my foot. I also have dry skin on the soles of my feet and they can get very cold. Could this be because of my diabetes?
I have a cut on the bottom of my foot, i put a bandaid on it. Later that day i took off the bandaid. I see that there is a big red itchy spot.
Adhesive reaction: If the shape of the red, itchy spot is close to the shape of the bandaide, then this is most likely an allergic reaction to the adhesive. If you applied an ointment to the cut, it could also be a reaction to that as well. Unless your cut was dirty and not cleansed well, it is less likely to be infection developing that quickly. Blister bandages use a different adhesive and could work well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I stepped in someone's vomit, I don't know who's it was. I was barefoot and I have a very small cut on the bottom of my foot. can you get a disease?
Not usually: The bacteria or viruses need body heat 2 survive. If U have a fresh, new cut, & step in vomit as soon as it was deposited, there may B a chance, but it would have 2 B the perfect storm. Fresh pavement pizza & a new fresh & bleeding cut, & even then the chances R very small. ...Read more
Spinter for 2 years: You should probably not do anything. While splinters may cause infection or bleeding, this does not appear to have happened to you, and these are the principle reason to remove splinters acutely. At this point, your splinter is probably pretty stable and happy. You body, on the other hand, is constantly working to try to through it out of your skin, and it will eventually succeed. Just wait. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
In my files I show a pic of my foot and thier is a cut on the bottom of it I was wondering what it is?
Unable to see pic.: If it is a cut, I suppose that's what it is. ...Read more