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Old 11-20-2008, 05:55 PM
macyharper macyharper is offline
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My daughter's H just started scabbing over in the center of, and has a yellowish-greenish color. I haven't been able to get in touch with our specialist, but my daughter has an appointment on Monday. Is this an ulceration?
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Old 11-20-2008, 08:28 PM
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I Am Not A Dr, But That Looks Like An Ulceration. I Think She Will Be Ok Until Your Appointment, But I Would Deffinatly Have It Monitored Because It Can Get A Lot Worse Without Proper Care.
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Old 11-20-2008, 11:08 PM
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I would agree with Jessica, this looks like an ulceration. if you are seeing yellowish-color it may be infected. Your doctor on Monday will likely have you use antibiotic ointment.

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