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Treatment for wounds from motorcycle injury - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hello
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how can i help u?
User :   I burnt my leg on my motorcycle pipe. i have silver sulfadize to put on it and am keeping it covered. it was 6 days ago and it has not started to scab over, is that ok?
User :   also when I take the bandage off twice a day I notice a yellowish/green discharge on it
Doctor :  
yes it is fine
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nothing to worry
User :   Ok should I keep it covered until it heals enough to like touch it?
Doctor :  
whats ur age/sex?
User :   female 33 years old
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Doctor :  
dont touch it
Doctor :  
u just apply cream
Doctor :  
and dont put any bandage
Doctor :  
keep the wound open
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User :   ok sorry yes i'm here
Doctor :   ok
User :   don't cover it at all?
Doctor :   yes

Doctor :  
just apply cream thats it
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