3 doctors weighed in:

Is a little bit of pus on a wound a good thing?

3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry

In brief: Infected

Nope. It is infected.

In brief: Infected

Nope. It is infected.
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Dr. Robert Dorsey
Wound care

In brief: No

Pus in a wound isn't a good thing.
See your doctor.

In brief: No

Pus in a wound isn't a good thing.
See your doctor.
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Dr. Tracy Berg
Surgery

In brief: Usually not

However what you are labeling as pus may be something else and normal part of healing.
The healing process for wounds is not exactly pretty. Okay to get your wound checked with your regular doc.

In brief: Usually not

However what you are labeling as pus may be something else and normal part of healing.
The healing process for wounds is not exactly pretty. Okay to get your wound checked with your regular doc.
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