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RE: [IP] foot injury update



What did they want you to soak in?  just water?  I always have heard that you
should never soak your feet.  I am glad you had a good result...you are a
lucky girl!


-----Original Message-----
From:	loretta krier [mailto:email @ redacted]
Sent:	Sat 4/6/2002 10:15 PM
To:	IP
Cc:
Subject:	[IP] foot injury update

Hello!
I thank all those who responded to my query last week.  (I stepped on 2 nails
last Saturday & had some concerns.)
E-mail troubles caused my delay in responding.

I called the nurse line on Sunday, & saw my family practice doc on Monday.
They all said the same thing...soak, soak, soak; watch for infection; no
antibiotic ointment; no oral antibiotics; keep clean.  As I was current on my
tetanus shot,
that was not necessary.

So now a week later & no symptoms of infection!!!  I am one lucky gal!
(Now off to the phone book to find sturdy construction boots! )
Thanks again.

Loretta
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