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Infection after 2 weeks of circumcision surgery - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you?
User :   hi, my son is 4 months circumcised 2 and half weeks was healing great..yesterday became really infected, what could cause this?
User :   i took him to the doc, but they say we have to wait and see..
Doctor :   it is some timea the complication of surgery
User :   i want to know the cause, we kept it so clean and did everything the doc said!
User :   could it be life threatening ?
Doctor :   no, not to worry
User :   ok thnks
Doctor :   was the dressing done properly after the procedure
Doctor :   you should go for investigation
User :   ok... the doc said its weird that it happend 2 weeks later after healing fine
User :   after my 5 free mins not buying thanks 4 ur
Doctor :   yes ,after 2 weeks it is rare
Doctor :   but it can happen if it is not taken care like cleaning and dressing
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