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What causes clear liquid drainage from an ulcer on the knee?

I have ulcer on the side of my ankle caused by a stitch that was removed almost a year after surgery. It is now draining a clear liquid. I don't see my doctor for another 2 weeks do I have anything ...
 

What causes yellowish drainage from a stitched wound on the thumb?

I sliced my thumb on the joint a week ago. I ignored my better judgement and did not get stitches as it was deep, jagged and on a joint. Now, a week later, I am noticing some yellowish drainage coming from ...
 

What causes pus drainage from the ears?

Usually pus comes out of my ears. I referred to this doctor and he said that I had hole in my ears drum. He dismissed the idea of operation because even after a new ear drum, it may again get ruptured ...
 

Suggest treatment for smelly gas coming from drainage tube of intestine after resection

to be removed. The concern now is that there appears to be some smelly gas coming out of the drainage tube a few times per day. She was told that its possible some of the internal stitches broke and she may have ...
 

Suggest remedies for pressure sore on the heel with pus looking drainage

't healing, is crusted over- with pus looking drainage . She has a podiatrist appt this afternoon, but now ...My mother- age 88- has a pressure sore on her heel( which started in a rehab center after total ...
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Is it essential to remove stitches from a deep cut after few days to facilitate pus drainage?

My son is 9 yrs old..he got 10 stitches on forehead above right eyebrow after a deep cut he received after 2 days lot of pus oozed doc. Removed some pus and gave strong antibiotic and said his ...
 

What does an open wound and drainage after stitches removal indicate?

I got my stitches in my wrist removed on Tues after my two week post op visit for CTS surgery. The nurse put sterile strips on since I had a little drainage. I just removed the strips and my wound ...
 

Can lumps on lips cause mucus drainage?

I have a lump on my lower right lip. This appeared after my dentist lanced my lip to suction a salivary cyst .My lower lip healed from the stitches but I have still have this lump. I have seen my ...
 

What could be the orange drainage after removing the surgical dressing?

the stitches were removed, it opened up the wound because it was only partly stitched to allow it to drain. My ..., there was an orange drainage...not red or pink...it was orange. He does not have a fever and the heel is not hot ...
 

Had surgery to remove a pilonidal cyst. Under the area there is drainage of yellow pus, smelly. Treatment?

Hello, 8 days ago i had surgery to remove a pilonidal cyst . I still have the stitches and will be removing them this tuesday. There has been some drainage from the area which i thought was from ...
 

What causes drainage from stiches even after 10 days?

had 11 stitches in knee 10 days ago they were removed laceration opened back up same day. they put sterile strips on wound but wound is not closed and still has drainage.. What to do? go back and have ...
 

Suggest treatment for swollen face after stitches on nose

to the hospital and got stitches in his nose due to him hitting the windshield. The stitches were the least of it ... on collision, which was ok except he went head on into a drainage pipe/ditch. I want him to get more medical ...
 

Suggest treatment for pus drainage after circumcision

few days as there seems to be a lot of lymph drainage. However, last night the drainage area started to get really itchy and I noticed a small build up of what seems to be pus. Is this normal, or should I ...
 

What causes penis pain with pus drainage?

Hi,i recently had a sexual intercourse with my girl friend,it was rough sex and after having sex my penis is paining and i can see blood in penis...from that day my penis was paining and pus and blood ...
 

What causes yellow drainage from stitches under the left breast?

I had a breast reduction 4 days ago. My stitches under my left breast have continued to leak since the operation. It s a yellow fluid with the consistency or water. There s no smell to it and the area around ...
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I just had a mole removed 3 days ago, and I have 4 stitches on my chest. it is red, a little swollen and has pus coming from it. is this normal?
Hi.Pus coming out from stiches and swelling indicates infection. I suggest you to consult your doctor for drainage and appropriate antibiotic treatment.
 
Had an absess drainage is swelling after normal
No it should not swell immediate after draingae of abscess. If its along with pain then consult your doctor again. Hit thanks if useful.
 
I am on an antibiotic, but has gotten worse, looks as if my stitches are coming undone. Very swollen.
Get back to your doctor and get the antibiotic changed. You may also require a surgical incision and drainage again.
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