abcess

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    Exudate?

    Hey! It's been six weeks since operation... quite shallow and seems to be healing very well. I've noticed some exudate... it's slightly greenish turns almost transparent when wiped... just a greenish tinge. No smell. No pain. Just a little annoying... it's not heavy as in gushing out... but...
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    Healing process

    Hey! Names Danny. 25 years old. From Ireland. Want to share my story and progress so far. This can be a scary, uncertain time for someone... especially when 'surgical removal' gets bandied around! Relax. It's not a big deal. You will survive. And thrive. If you want to. Firstly, my story. I...
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    Gauze Trapped Inside Wound

    I had a large abcess surgically cut open and packed with gauze. As it's been healing I change the packing and dressing everyday. After about 3 weeks I missed a day and let the packing sit in the wound for 48 hours. When I removed the dressing I could no longer see the gauze and it was completely...
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