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I got a bite on my hand 5 days ago. Today my neck is stiff, my hand is still swollen, my hand hurts and yellow pus is coming out of my hand?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
4 doctors agree

In brief: Treatment needed now

A hand bite can become a severe infection.
If there are any signs of infection, antibiotic treatment is needed. For a bad infection or a rapidly progressing one, hospitalization for I.V. Antibiotics and/or surgery may be needed.

In brief: Treatment needed now

A hand bite can become a severe infection.
If there are any signs of infection, antibiotic treatment is needed. For a bad infection or a rapidly progressing one, hospitalization for I.V. Antibiotics and/or surgery may be needed.
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: See a doctor!

From your description you have an infection.
These can become very serious very quickly. You should seek medical attention as soon as possible.

In brief: See a doctor!

From your description you have an infection.
These can become very serious very quickly. You should seek medical attention as soon as possible.
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
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