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Old 10-10-2007, 02:48 PM
Dahon Dahon is offline
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Default A scab, not sure what to do?

Recently I got treated to get rid of a PWS on my neck and chin. I've notice that there's one spot thats not healing. It seems to be forming a scab. I'm not sure but should I be worried? It's been 1 week, but the other areas have healed almost. This is my second treatment and nothing went wrong on the first treatment.
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Old 10-10-2007, 09:29 PM
nickbar nickbar is offline
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I would encourage you to contact your doctor and he/she may prescribe an antibiotic ointment to cover the area. Aquapher might also be an option if the area isn't infected.

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