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I might try applying some cortisone containing ointment such as Cortaid or Cortizone 10 to reduce swelling and redness. The prescription antibiotic ointment mupirocin may help as well, but you would have to get it from your veterinarian. Triple antibiotic ointment or Neosporin would be my second choice.
To protect the area, Dog Leggs might be helpful to cover the callus:
It is hard to bandage the elbows; the wrapping usually just slides down. These cover and support the area without sliding.
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If it is fungal, which would be unusual in just one spot, you can try applying 1% miconazole ointment.
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