My wound has been healing really slowly and has a green outer layer. The inside is very red. It's been over a week and seems to get worse.

I have it under a bandaid because it is above my ankle and it hurts if it touches a surface. It has become painful to even touch the area around it. What should I do?

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Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga

It sounds like you have a wound infection. See a medical provider, ideally a wound specialist.

Published on Aug 14, 2019

Answered by Vascular Institute of Chattanooga (View Profile)

It sounds like you have a wound infection. See a medical provider, ideally a wound specialist.

Published on Jul 11, 2012


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