wound care

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    Special Wound Care?

    Hello everyone, I had a cyst with tracks removed 5 months ago and it was left open to heal. The first two months went good and they told me it completely healed. However, one week later the wound opened up in two spots, a big one on top and a smaller one near the anus. The packing treatment...
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    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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    Do lancings need to be packed?

    Hello, I am a new user looking for some help. I went to the doctor today and she cut open the abscess and pushed and squeezed and gave me 6 numbing shots. It was very painful but not as much as I thought it would be. The doctor turned to the nurse and asked for packing. The nurse started...