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I fell off a skateboard and got a huge cut on my leg. It has scabs, every time I take a shower white stuff comes out of it...what is that?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
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In brief: Not sure

Is it pus or is it just dead skin/ debris washing off? If red, warm, swollen, discharge, ^ pain, red streaks or fever - you may have an infection.
If last tetanus shot was over 10 years ago or you don't remember - need another one. Signs of infection - need med care. Take care.

In brief: Not sure

Is it pus or is it just dead skin/ debris washing off? If red, warm, swollen, discharge, ^ pain, red streaks or fever - you may have an infection.
If last tetanus shot was over 10 years ago or you don't remember - need another one. Signs of infection - need med care. Take care.
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