Infections can occur without an injury. Symptoms of infection include:
Minor infections can develop into more serious problems, such as:
Prompt medical treatment of an infection can prevent serious complications.
|Primary Medical Reviewer||William H. Blahd, Jr., MD, FACEP - Emergency Medicine|
|Specialist Medical Reviewer||H. Michael O'Connor, MD - Emergency Medicine|
|Last Revised||June 27, 2012|