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Doctors! How to protect from infection, open wound-( injury)

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Hello Doctors! How to protect from infection, open wound-( injury) about 0.5 inch. located on the buttock? I am asking for my friend ( women), who is in Nursing Home?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dermatology
Expert:  Dr. S. Attili replied 1 year ago.
Hello. I am Dr. Venkat Attili, Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist with over 10 years of experience in this field. I am here to assist you and will answer your questions to your complete satisfaction. Can you please upload a picture at your convenience, if possible ? How deep is the wound? Is it just a pressure sore?