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09 Jan 2005

Coral induced Injury whilst Diving
Can U reccomend treatment for scratches obtained on reef coral whilst diving. Keeps itching and swolen 10 days after incident.Diving area Red Sea.
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01 Jan 0001

Mickey, you have to make sure that there are no more pieces of coral in the wound. Assuming that it wasn’t something poisonous, applying an antibacterial cream like Bactroan® should do the trick. If it doesn’t start improving within 2-3 days, the best would be to see your doctor. Good luck. Good luck.
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