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I have a second degree burn on my right foot. I would like fos ask whether cleaning it soap then with povidone iodine then place topical cream silver sulfadiazine? Thanks a lot.

1 Doctor Answered
Hello. Sorr to hear that, you should apply proper antibiotic cream or special dressings according to the wound. Send us the photographs of the wound, we will help you with which dressing to apply and how for the best results.
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