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When must I call my doctor if I have puncture wound and it is dirty?
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Dr. John Leander Po
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Fever, other sx's
Fever, pus from the puncture wound, swelling/redness that's worsening, pain that is unusual or out of proportion, bleeding, .
..If in doubt , call your doctor. These symptoms may mean your infection is getting worse!

In brief: Fever, other sx's
Fever, pus from the puncture wound, swelling/redness that's worsening, pain that is unusual or out of proportion, bleeding, .
..If in doubt , call your doctor. These symptoms may mean your infection is getting worse!
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