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Whitehead after getting scratched. Could this be a wart?

hi there i got scratched by a child in my work place and today i noticed a white head spot near that area i tried to pop it and it really hurt i eventually managed to pop it and puss came out like if you pop a spot. now it is quite raised and has a sort of black hole in the middle it also aches quite a bit could this be a wart i am asking because the child who bit me has warts
Asked On : Mon, 21 May 2012
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It does not seem to be wart. It could be a boil that you have already squeezed. So right now just clean the area with warm water and apply mupirocin or fusidic acid cream .Hopefully in few days, it should improve.

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