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Had A Fall Five Days Ago On Shin. Causing Grazing

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Posted on Tue, 23 Jun 2020
Question: Had a fall five days ago on shin. Causing grazing which is healing.But has a burning sensation. No swelling, tender to touch. When pressed pain felt in a different area away from where pressed. Tried germolene TCP. It becomes more inflamed. That have to wash off
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Answered by Dr. T Chandrakant (45 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Please give details and post actual photographs.

Detailed Answer:
Hi.
Thanks for your query.
Noted the history and understood the concerns.
Please post clear and focused photos as these help a lot in knowing the site, inflammation and so on.
Stop The local application.
I hope, you have taken some anti-inflammatory medicine with painkiller property like Ibuprofen if it suits you.
Any oral medications taken?
Any history of diabetes or checked for recently?

Awaiting for your feedback and photos.

Dr T Chandrakant
General Surgeon.
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Had A Fall Five Days Ago On Shin. Causing Grazing

Brief Answer: Please give details and post actual photographs. Detailed Answer: Hi. Thanks for your query. Noted the history and understood the concerns. Please post clear and focused photos as these help a lot in knowing the site, inflammation and so on. Stop The local application. I hope, you have taken some anti-inflammatory medicine with painkiller property like Ibuprofen if it suits you. Any oral medications taken? Any history of diabetes or checked for recently? Awaiting for your feedback and photos. Dr T Chandrakant General Surgeon.