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What causes lumps and bruising around the fistula after dialysis ? How can they be treated ?

after dialysis i have a large lump and bruise around my fistula should I worry after dialysis i have a large hard sore lump and bruise around my fistula should I worry?
Wed, 18 Jan 2012
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Dermatologist 's  Response
u should not worry.
its due to irritation .
apply good antibiotic cream with mild steroid like hydrocortisone.
it will go slowly.
if itching is there take tab cetrizine at night
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