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I was outside yesterday bare foot in the rain and I think I stepped on either a  rock or a sharp stick it hurts when I press it and it's red?

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Dr. Karen Butler
Family Medicine

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amber blunt trauma cause a lot of pain.
You sound like you did not open the skin so this is good, but you did injure the soft tissue. Just ice and let the area heel. May take a week to get all the damage healed so wear comfortable shoes or slippers so to rest the injured area

In brief: See below

amber blunt trauma cause a lot of pain.
You sound like you did not open the skin so this is good, but you did injure the soft tissue. Just ice and let the area heel. May take a week to get all the damage healed so wear comfortable shoes or slippers so to rest the injured area
Dr. Karen Butler
Dr. Karen Butler
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Dr. John Michel
Family Medicine

In brief: INfected

See your doc or urgicenter soon and no later than tomorrow.
This is important as it can develop in to cellulitis and require oral antibiotics . Go now while it is still early.

In brief: INfected

See your doc or urgicenter soon and no later than tomorrow.
This is important as it can develop in to cellulitis and require oral antibiotics . Go now while it is still early.
Dr. John Michel
Dr. John Michel
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