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I Have A Rope Burn On My Ankle, It’s About

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Posted on Sat, 4 Jul 2020
Question: I have a rope burn on my ankle, it’s about three inches long and I see yellow. It hurts but I’m mainly concerned about infection. Should I see a doc and how do I care for it so it doesn’t get infected?
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Answered by Dr. Jaideep Gaver (59 minutes later)
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Dear sir ,
when did you sustained this burn, is it superficial? ,any pus out there? it is better if you can share a pic of it to understand better.you can apply betadine ointment over it if its superficial and non infected and if its already infected you need proper antibiotic course.
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I Have A Rope Burn On My Ankle, It’s About

Brief Answer: Needs more details Detailed Answer: Dear sir , when did you sustained this burn, is it superficial? ,any pus out there? it is better if you can share a pic of it to understand better.you can apply betadine ointment over it if its superficial and non infected and if its already infected you need proper antibiotic course.