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I pulled a tiny cactus thorn from my thumb 2 days ago, but I may not have gotten all of it out. It is swollen and red and hard to bend. ?

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Dr. Patrick Mckenna
Preventive Medicine
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In brief: Sounds like infected

Based on your description you should seek medical evaluation to evaluate for infection.

In brief: Sounds like infected

Based on your description you should seek medical evaluation to evaluate for infection.
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