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My father had met an accident 40 days back, has been on bed, developed bed sores on starting point of spine. Looking red and white. A little area is secreted g white thing. Dr. at ALIGARH Medical just asked to apply betadine. Please help and guide for fastest healing.

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Share x-rays. And clinical photographs. Apply hydroheal AM ointment. Clean with hydrogen peroxide and betadine first. Subsequently clean with normal saline. Avoid pressure off the bedsore, to allow healing of pressure sore.
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If your father has bed sore then consult to the physiotherapist for this. Also use talcum to avoid sweating n friction.
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Wound depth and size need to be assessed. A deep wound and a large wound will need skin cover with a flap. It heels fast then.
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