How can you tell if a wound is infected?

Answer you will feel pain , and you might see white puss and you should see a doctor if it worries you will heal in the end , you just need keep it clean and put med cream on it regularly.hope you... Read More »

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How can you tell if a wound/cut is infected?

You definitely need to get the cut checked out. It is definitely infected. The redness, pus like drainage and soreness are all signs of an infection. In the mean time, until you can get to a doc... Read More »


Pour Hydrogen Peroxide on it. Most of the time it does a great job in klilling infections. You should however go to the Hospital if it hasn't gotten better after a few days.. I hope you will be ok... Read More »

Could my wound be re-infected?

It sounds like you need to air it out some and let the wound dry up. When you aren't active, leave the dressing off and air out the wound. Keeping skin too moist causes the symptoms you are descr... Read More »

How long does it take for a wound to become infected?

A wound can become infected in seconds, as soon as microbes settle in. If you mean, how long does it take for a wound to show signs of infection, that's different.You should see early signs in as l... Read More »