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I fell & have a deep scrape on my forehead. I have applied

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I fell & have a deep scrape on my forehead. I have applied antibiotic ointment. Is there anything I can do to reduce the possibility of a large (quarter sized) scar.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
how do I get an answer?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Where is my answer?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
It has been a half hour and no answer!!!
Expert:  DrThomasMd replied 1 year ago.

Hello

Your question was in dermatology.

You can always find me in medical by request and save time.

If it is a deep cut it needs sutures.l

Without this, there might be nothing at all you can do to prevent secondary infection

as well as scarring that is not necessary.

Go to urgent care.

It is not self help or home treatmetn.

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