Dermatology Questions? Ask an Online Dermatologist.
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you should see your regular primary care doctor first
and get it evaluated to see if it is still infected or not.
you might need a skin culture to check for infection
your primary care doctor can give you antibiotic pills and creams to fight off infections.
once the infection is gone, you can use over the counter creams like Mederma to help decrease scar tissue from forming.
over time the scar tissue will improve.
would you like to upload a photo of the area so I can better assist you?
do you have a doctor you can see about this area?