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A deep scrape on my leg healed with a yellowy-white pus forming a thick scab with blood. But why are there painfully itchy hives surrounding the scab?

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Dr. Andrea Brand
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Possible infection

Pus around a wound suggests infection.
Best to see a doctor for examination.

In brief: Possible infection

Pus around a wound suggests infection.
Best to see a doctor for examination.
Dr. Andrea Brand
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