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I pierced the top of my ankle with a sharp knife. It held, stopped, but now I have a way substance oozing from it. What is it and what do I do?

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In brief: Knife wound

Please go to an emergency room or a foot specialist you may have an infection.

In brief: Knife wound

Please go to an emergency room or a foot specialist you may have an infection.
Dr. Steven Bernstein
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Dr. Milton Mintz
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Could be infected

See your pcp as soon as possible.

In brief: Could be infected

See your pcp as soon as possible.
Dr. Milton Mintz
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