Red Scratches With Purulent Spots On The Elbows When You Wake Up?
good night, I want to ask that there is a wound on my elbow, like a red scratch accompanied by pus and spots when I wake up, how to fix it. thank you
Hi Gita, Thank you for your question on HealthReplies.com
Your elbow wound looks like a red scratch with pus and spots, the possible causes are:
Herpes zoster, is shingles
Eczema or atopic dermatitis
Impetigo is an infection of the skin caused by bacteria in the form of blisters and open sores on the skin
Psoriasis is an inflammatory skin disease caused by autoimmune
If the skin symptoms on your elbow are increasingly spreading, accompanied by a burning sensation, or itching, immediately consult a dermatologist.
Some suggestions for you
Keep skin clean
Avoid breaking the purulent spots
Avoid scratching it if it itches
Thank you, hopefully useful. dr.Nurmarwiyah