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Sore wound - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   Dear User, You have started the test chat with our doctor. The duration of the test chat is 5 minutes. After the trial period, you will be redirected to the Payment page.
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   I cut my hand on some glass on saturday
User :   the wound seems to be healing but it still feels sore to the touch
Doctor :   ok
User :   WWW.WWWW.WW User :   that is a picture of it
Doctor :   did u consult a physician
User :   it has a green discoloration around it
User :   no its a small diameter
Doctor :   did u take a tetanus toxoid injection
User :   i havent had one in 2 years
User :   i think they are only good for 2 years
Doctor :   get it
Doctor :   u need to get it
Doctor :   at once
Doctor :   and consult a physician
User :   is that picture bad?
Doctor :   there is not much i can do for ur wound online
Doctor :   u need to consult a doctor
Doctor :   for further treatment
User :   i know
User :   but do you see a problem with the picture i sent
User :   because its very light green discoloration
Doctor :   with history of picture alone
Doctor :   it is difficult to assess the extent of innury
Doctor :   injury
Doctor :   i need to clinically examine u
Doctor :   u might need anti boitc
User :   the wound healed fine...i hve been using bacitracin on it
Doctor :   antibiotic with good wound care
Doctor :   how long u had wnd
Doctor :   wound
User :   since saturday
Doctor :   how long u had this injury
User :   but its just the light green color that is freaking me out
Doctor :   if that is the case
Doctor :   consult a doctor near by
Doctor :   for further treatment
Doctor :   Is there any thing else that I could help you with?
User :   do you know of an antinbiotic i could take

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