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Pink swollen sore wound on the thigh - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Skin Hair and Nails
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User :   hello
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can I help you?
User :   i have a large round pink swollen area
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   where in body?
User :   on my leg with a very small hole it hurts very bad
User :   its on my thigh
Doctor :   was there any injury?
User :   its pink round about the size of a hand
User :   no
Doctor :plz provide your age?
User :   22
Doctor :   ok
User :   ive had it for 3 days now..
Doctor :are you diabetic?
User :   no
User :   it looks like a bite that got infected ..but i think it might be mrsa
Doctor :   any other medical condition?
User :   no..
Doctor :   do you have fever?
User :   im healthy and clean
User :no fever
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :do you remember any bite?
User :   i keep a large bandaid on it and clean it several times and put epson salt on it..well soak it
User :no i remember scatching it
Doctor :   is there any thing coming out when you press it?
User :   not really..white bump at first and then some clear puss came out
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   is pus blood mixed?
User :   blood towards the end of the squeeze
User :   little blood though
Doctor :   pain in any part of body apart from the thigh?
User :   nope
Doctor :   is it hard in touch or something fluctuates when you touch?

Doctor :   what type of trousers you were generally?
Doctor :   i mean cotton?
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