Pus & pain in right thumb

Developed swelling in right thumb. Greenish pus and pain just near nail area. This has become chronic. Please advise.
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Hi symptoms indicate bacterial infection[abscess]....consult surgeon they will examine your thumb and pus will be sent for cultural and sensitivity if needed and treat with specific antibiotics or if it needs surgical drainage they will do the needful
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