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Large blisters on lower leg. Liquid oozing out with swelling. How to reduce blisters?

Hello, doctor, for the past nine weeks I have been developing large blisters on my lower legs in a band about 6 wide that contain a liqid. When the skin is torn by socks or other, great open sores restrict swelluing of legs. I am a heart patiant with faulty mitrakl and other valve for ten years. Appreciate advise on how to reduce blisters, thank you. H. YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Sat, 8 Dec 2012
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Hi i think ur blisters atre mainly due to decreased blood supply to the legs.slight elevation of legs while sleeping .use of antibiotic antihistamine along with antibiotic cream reduces it.use a short course of steriods if there is no relief
Answered: Mon, 19 Aug 2013
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