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About a month ago the dermatologist removed 5spots from my

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Dr. Kakkar S.


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Posted on Thu, 27 Dec 2018 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: About a month ago the dermatologist removed 5spots from my face. Four of them healed nicely. The fifth one is still red with a crust on it. It also bleeds. Is this a problem?
Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. 14 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Use an antibiotic ointment

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service . I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Perhaps it has got infected. I suggest you to use an otc topical antibiotic e.g either Neosporin ointment or Mupirocin ointment, twice daily.

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance
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