I've had stitches in my leg for over 3 weeks now and now have an infection in the area what do I do? (photos)

I was in an accident and broke my tipia bone in 2 places and fibia bone in 1 place.I've got stitches on both sides of my leg about 12 inches long incision on both sides of my tipia bone.

Doctor Answers 2

Scar therapy for the leg

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I would use steri strips for the wound and then follow with fractional laser and Plato's Scar Serum when the scar heals over. 


Dr. Karamanoukian

Los Angeles

Please Call Your Doctor

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If you think you have an infection, you need to call your Doctor to have it treated appropriately. Best, Dr. Emer

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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