Whether you are recovering from surgery or injury, it is important to keep an eye out for a possible wound infection. Your risk of infection are increased by certain chronic conditions. medications, psychosocial factors, and poor wound care hygiene practices. Even when you take all of the right steps to prevent an infection, factors beyond your control may cause one to develop.
Microorganisms like bacteria may infiltrate the wound, multiple, and damage your skin’s tissues, which cause systemic illness and delays the healing process. If you notice any of the following signs, see your doctor as soon as possible for infected wound treatment.