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i had a catheter removed 2 weeks ago i now have a swelling

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i had a pubic catheter removed 2 weeks ago i now have a swelling at the catheter wound site. can you tell me the cause of it
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr Mask replied 3 years ago.
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Is there any thing associated with the swelling like change in skin color, blood or any other foul smelling fluid coming out of the catheter insertion site or any change in temperature of the skin over the swelling?

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