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Can a splinter stuck in your skin get infected if I don't get it out?

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Dr. Joel Gallant
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Yes, that can happen.

In brief: Yes

Yes, that can happen.
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