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Painful sore in the leg, pain management - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hello
Doctor :  
How can i help you?
User :   i have a sore on the back of my leg it hurts but i have never seen this type of sore before
Doctor :  
May i know your age and gender?
User :   21 female
Doctor :  
Since when do you have this?
User :   since satuday but it wasn't hurting like its now or look the same
User :   sorry saturday
Doctor :   May i know if there you have any medical problems?

User :   just asthma
Doctor :  
Doctor :  
Does the lesion itch/is there any skin changes too?
User :   it does not itch but it is red and hard in the inside when i kind of press on it
Doctor :  
There could be a subcutaneous infection.
Doctor :  
Try hot water bagging,
Doctor :  
Tab tylenol thrice a day.

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