What is usually said when someone notices that their wound / injury has infection? Which one of the following self-made sentences sound natural to you in this sense:

  • My wound has infected.

  • My wound has an infection.

  • My wound has gotten some infections.

If no one is idiomatic and natural, please let me know what a native speaker would say here?

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    I think it should be "my wound has been infected" Commented Jan 29, 2017 at 10:42

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The wound is infected.

The wound has become infected. The wound has gotten infected.

The wound became infected. The wound got infected.

The wound has been infected for a week.

The wound will get infected. The wound will become infected.

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