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Have eczema on knee, infected, sore, pus oozing out, vomiting, taking docycilin. Cure?

i have eczema and its infeted, its so sore, and its on my knee, i can hardly walk theres pus oozing out everywhere and ive been vomiting and have a fever, also im 18, could this lead to septicemia? im currently taking docycilin to treat but its not clearing up and my temperature has beening soaring to up to 39 degrees c
Asked On : Tue, 16 Apr 2013
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Hi Dear ,
Thanks for placing your query here.
I can appreciate your concerns.
Infected eczema with pus formation,high fever & vomitings are serious enough features to see a doctor immediately.
It is clear doxycycline is not working. There is possibility of blood stream infection (septicemia)developing & you need urgent appropriate antibiotics possibly in injection form.
Please do not sit over these serious complaints.
Hope I have answered your query.
Wish you speedy recovery.
Answered: Wed, 17 Apr 2013
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